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Muslim Prof. Says Islamic Immigration 'Threatens West'
Offbeat  (tags: Canadians, Islam, Muslims, immigration, crime, culture, government, safety, society, protection )

- 952 days ago -
The MacDonald-Laurier Institute and the Globe and Mail held a public conference recently on the phenomenon of Muslim immigration to the West, which debated whether or not the influx is bringing a culture of violence to Canada and other Western countri
Children of Fukushima Battle An Invisible Enemy
Offbeat  (tags: children, safety, health, Fukushima, radiation nuclear plant )

- 960 days ago -
Some of the smallest children in Koriyama, a short drive from the crippled Fukushima nuclear plant, barely know what it's like to play outside--fear of radiation has kept them in doors for much of their short lives.
So a Guy and a Tiger Walk Into a Bar...Really, in Illinois
Offbeat  (tags: animals, odd, pets, safety, humans, animal welfare, tiger cub )

- 968 days ago -
A guy took a leashed tiger into a busy bar on a Sunday evening and ordered a beer. When the bartender asked what the tiger would be drinking, the man replied, Anything he wants. At least that's how the old joke goes. Police aren't laughing either.
Beg Bugs Ruling the World
Offbeat  (tags: americans, bizarre, business, children, crime, culture, ethics, food, government, health, humans, hypocrisy, news, odd, protection, society, safety, UN, women, world )

- 982 days ago -
Pat Condell eloquently speaks out against the fox guarding the henhouse in the UN, with women-hating, terrorism-supporting countries being place in charge of human rights.
Video:We Can't All Be Extroverts. Just Ask This Once Painfully Shy, Famous, Talented Introvert.
Offbeat  (tags: abuse, americans, children, child, education, ethics, humans, media, society, sadness, performance, interesting, unusual, safety, arts )

- 1005 days ago -
Adam Mordecai Introverted "Glee" cast member and dancing machine Harry Shum Jr. was bullied as a kid for being different.
Kitty Takes Care of Sick Puppy
Offbeat  (tags: protection, off-beat, interesting, news, odd, pets, pictures, health, dogs, safety, unusual, humor, home, CoolStuff, interesting, health, internet, media, cats, animalwelfare, pets )

- 1032 days ago -
Zeke is allergic to certain grasses, and broke out in hives. He just got home from the vet, where he was given steroid and Benedryl shots.
Top 10 Scary Modern Technologies
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, business, culture, design, environment, ethics, health, humans, interesting, off-beat, performance, photos, pictures, safety, society, technology, unusual, world )

- 1033 days ago -
Start the Countdown (wildly interesting slideshow of technologies which may eventually backfire upon humanity!)
Offbeat  (tags: people, winter, safety, funny, culture, society )

- 1048 days ago -
Gotta laugh...
Video:Jackie Evancho -To Believe
Offbeat  (tags: children, americans, arts, child, culture, family, ethics, GoodNews, interesting, humans, sadness, safety, society, religion, usa, diet, risks, nutrition, war, propaganda, ethics, abuse, unusual, arts, interesting, performance )

- 1052 days ago -
A talented young lady with a song that expresses what faith should mean.
Video:Once I Made a Friend on the Playground...   video
Offbeat  (tags: society, safety, culture, children, ethics, interesting, americans )

- 1057 days ago -
I'll never forget one day when I made a friend on the playground. She was a girl. You can hear the story in my second video and find out how you can bring play to kids like me.
Video: Fancy Chef Cooks Up Yummy Meals For Less Than A Dollar, And His Life Lessons Are Delish
Offbeat  (tags: americans, children, celebrity, culture, ethics, health, GoodNews, interesting, religion, sadness, safety, society, usa, diet, safety, protection, nutrition, health, food, family, off-beat, unusual )

- 1059 days ago -
Ray Flores I'm not a deeply religious man, but I can respect someone willing to shun a six-figure career to just serve.
I Had No Idea Any Of This Would Work
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, culture, design, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, safety, technology, unusual )

- 1065 days ago -
The best things in life are free. Not only that, but the best things in life can be made so much better with these easy life hacks. Anyone can pull these tricks off and, when you do, you'll feel like a total champ.
Utah: Join George Wuerthner in Salt Lake City! Speaking on "Ecological Effects of Wolves and Why Hunting Them Is Wrong" Dec. 5th
Offbeat  (tags: Wolves, Hunting them is Wrong!, George Wuerthner, Wildearth Gaurdians, interesting, environment, animals, culture, protection, performance, goodnews, society, safety, wildlife )

- 1066 days ago -
Respected author of 35 books George Wuerthner joins WildEarth Guardians on December 5 to speak on the "Ecological Effects of Wolves and Why Hunting Them Is Wrong." December 5, 7:00pm downtown Salt Lake City Main Library, 210 East 400 South.
Cat Shadow Survives 40 Days After Floods in Jamestown, Colorado - Video
Offbeat  (tags: americans, animals, cats, floods, good news, humans, interesting, off-beat, pets, safety, society, survival, unusual )

- 1077 days ago -
In terms of key personalities in Jamestown, no personality was stronger than Joey Howlett's. He was the heart and soul of the community. Everyone loved him. Shadow is Joey's cat who amazingly showed up after 40 days when everyone thought she was lost in -
Offbeat  (tags: animals, poachers. Muslims, Islam, terrorists, terrorism, poaching, elephants, ivory, slaughter, crime, environment, protection, safety, wildlife )

- 1078 days ago -
o Al Shabaab is thought to earn £400,000 a year selling ivory in Somalia o 60 wardens and 38,000 elephants have been killed in the past year o 25 British soldiers will spend coming weeks teaching rangers to patrol better

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