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How the Democrats Went From Being The Party Of The People To The Party Of The Rich Elites
Offbeat  (tags: democrats, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Rich Elites, Neocon, War Hawk, Wall Streetethics, unusual )

- 1 day ago -
The Democratic Party was once the party of the New Deal and the ally of organized labor, but then Bill Clinton Became President. What will happen during another Clinton "reign"? Please note, comment, forward.
Dive Into the Eternal Mystery of Old Man of the Lake
Offbeat  (tags: environment, interesting, off-beat, unusual )

- 2 days ago -
Crater Lake's vertically floating tree stump has baffled for decades.
Futuristic UFO-Shaped Yacht Has Its Own Garden and a Stunning Underwater Viewing Deck   video
Offbeat  (tags: modern, apocalypse, shelter, unusual, ufo )

- 3 days ago -
While you can always head for the hills to wait out the apocalypse, a more stylish option could be a fully sustainable floating home from Italian mini yacht-maker Jet Capsule. The company has drawn up a concept for a saucer-shaped UFO,

Offbeat  (tags: interesting, unusual, Water )

- 4 days ago -
Cymatics is the study of visible sound. Sound literally has geometry to it. You can see the visible geometrical vibrations of any given sound by placing sand or coated particles on to a metal plate, and then playing a frequency into the metal plate....
Dogs Do Not Like Hugs? Nope, Says Professor, Actually It Is Stressful
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, animals )

- 5 days ago -
Dogs do not like hugs, which are more likely to raise their stress levels than show them affection or bonding the way humans interpret it, according to findings in Psychology Today.
U.S. Habitat Protections Denied For Endangered Bat Species
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, Endangered Species )

- 6 days ago -
U.S. wildlife officials have decided against setting aside protected habitat for the cave dwellings of an imperiled species of bats, saying that doing so might draw the attention of vandals who would do harm to the lairs of the winged mammals.
19 Amazing Underwater Discoveries
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, pictures, unusual )

- 8 days ago -
Ever since the 15th century, with the race to find a route to Asia, European men began to explore the world around them outside the limits and frontiers of the European continent; from Africa to the Indian sub-continent, from the Americas to the...
What Bird Are You? *** Fun Quiz ***
Offbeat  (tags: animals, funny, humans, interesting, off-beat, unusual )

- 9 days ago -
Are you a wise owl? Perhaps a chatty parrot, or a proud peacock? Come and learn what kind of bird you are, according to your personality, and share the result in the comments....
Viral EBay Post Lists 'Useless' Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for Sale
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, news, eBay, Nawaz Sharif, sale, faulty, useless, corrupt, Panama Papers )

- 11 days ago -
An anonymous eBay user put Nawaz Sharif for sale described him as "new with defects": "Useless Pakistani PM Nawaz Sharif for Sale. No longer needed. Needs a bit of TLC. Not in working condition. It never worked. It was faulty and corrupt by birth"
High Rise Dog Rescue By Neighbor Will Make Your Heart Stop
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, animals )

- 11 days ago -
Diego Andres Davila Jimenez of Bogota, Colombia, became a dogs best friend when he climbed a 13th-floor balcony to save a petrified pooch hanging through the rails.
The Reason This Cow Is So Insanely Muscular
Offbeat  (tags: unusual )

- 11 days ago -
Belgian Blue bulls are a breed of cattle raised for beef, and, unfortunately, a symbol of just how far people will go to make a buck. They have a naturally occurring mutation called double muscling and are selected and bred by the meat industry to perpet
5 Things You May Not Have Known About Ben and Jerry Before Their Protest Arrest.
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, Ben and Jerry's, activism, social consciousness, democracy )

- 12 days ago -
Beyond an incredible knack for inventing ice cream flavors you didn't even know you needed, Ben and Jerry tout a long and proud history of social consciousness and responsibility.
Researchers in China Introduce Jia Jia, the Robot Goddess
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, odd, off-beat )

- 12 days ago -
The team said it took three years to design and complete Jia Jia, who boasts a flexible plastic face, long brown hair, arms that move and eyes that roll naturally.

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