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Hallie the Blind Dachshund Paints Pictures for Rescue
Offbeat  (tags: animals, arts, dogs, goodnews, interesting, off-beat, performance, pets, pictures, unusual )

Rosemary
- 4 days ago - halopets.com
Many talented artists bloom in their senior years and Hallie, a 14-year-old longhaired Dachshund, is no exception - even though she's also blind. Hallie, who was rescued when she was just 10 months old, loves to paint colorful watercolors and Christmas
'Exceptional' 232-Carat White Diamond Found in S.Africa
Offbeat  (tags: Africa, business, dimanonds, ethics, humans, interesting, society, unusual )

Caree
- 7 days ago - news.msn.com
A 232-carat white diamond worth as much as $20 million has been discovered at a South African mine famed for its big-gem finds. The stone is... of exceptional size and clarity, and is a magnificent example of the large, high quality diamonds for which the
Have Your Cat's Shenanigans Ever Completely Wrecked Your Day?
Offbeat  (tags: funny, off-beat, odd, pets, unusual, cats' behavior )

Zora
- 8 days ago - catster.com
Zorro vomited -- he's a cat -- but this time he disabled our Internet connection. Oh, Zorro!
Maine Lobstermen Catch 2 Rare Albino Lobsters (About One in 100 Million) Within a Week
Offbeat  (tags: americans, animals, bizarre, environment, humans, interesting, odd, unusual, wildlife, world )

Caree
- 11 days ago - news.msn.com
It's no white lie: Two lobstermen in Maine caught a pair of rare albino lobsters within a week. Bret Philbrick caught the curious crustacean off of Owls Head on Thursday and Joe Bates caught one off the Rockland breakwater days earlier. Albino lobsters
He Dropped One Letter In His Name While Applying For Jobs, And The Responses Rolled In
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, unusual, names, discrimination, jobs, viewpoints, prejudice, people, jobs, Hispanic, racism, business, careers )

Robert
- 11 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
His name is José Zamora, and he had a routine. During his months-long job search, he says he logged onto his computer every morning and combed the internet for listings, applying to everything he felt qualified for.
Labor Day News: Is Labor's Demise, the Demise of the USA?
Offbeat  (tags: Labor Day, Labor Day Holiday, Labor Day Weekend, americans, bizarre, business, culture, ethics, government, humor, news, off-beat, society, unusual )

Betsy
- 16 days ago - informationclearinghouse.info
September 01, 2014 "ICH" - Labor Day is a holiday that has outlived its time. Like Christmas, Labor Day has become a time-out period. As Christmas has become a shopping spree, Labor Day has become the last summer holiday.
Restaurants in Unexpected Places
Offbeat  (tags: pictures, photos, travel, off-beat, unusual )

Connie
- 17 days ago - cntraveler.com
Some interesting places
Entrevista a Javier JordáN De UrríEs, Autor Del ArtíCulo "Un Goya ExóTico: La Osa Hormiguera De Su Majestad" Donde Da a Conocer
Offbeat  (tags: animals, culture, interesting, unusual, art, Goya )

Teresa
- 19 days ago - museolazarogaldiano.wordpress.com
Continuando con la información sobre el artículo Un Goya exótico: La osa hormiguera de Su Majestad que da a conocer un nuevo cuadro de Goya, os ofrecemos a continuación una entrevista a su autor Javier Jordán de Urríes que muy amablemente ha atendido
Claude Ponti's Sleepy Chick Topiary Is Possibly the Cutest Thing Ever Created
Offbeat  (tags: arts, design, funny, humor, interesting, off-beat, unusual, world )

Kathy
- 20 days ago - inhabitat.com
In what may be the most adorable exhibit in the history of art, Claude Ponti's Sleeping Bird Topiary can be seen by those lucky people living in or visiting Nantes, France. Located in the city's botanical garden, Jardin des Plantes, the French artist's-->
Whoa! - Hello Kitty Is Not a Cat and Never Has Been Company Insists
Offbeat  (tags: business, culture, design, funny, humans, interesting, odd, off-beat, society, world, bizarre, children, business, culture, design, funny, humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, society, unusual, world )

Caree
- 20 days ago - news.msn.com
Hello Kitty is not a cat, the company behind Japan's global icon of cute insisted Thursday, despite an uproar from Internet users who spluttered: "But she's got whiskers!" The moon-faced creation that adorns everything from pencil cases to pyjamas isn't a
Newly Found Mayan Cities
Offbeat  (tags: world, Mexico, unusual, discovery, Mayan culture )

Alexandra
- 20 days ago - metronews.ca
Two lost Maya cities recently uncovered by an international team of scientists in Mexico could help decipher the story of the empire's early capitals to the south that were eventually abandoned for large cities on the Yucatan peninsula.
The Most Precariously Perched Hotels
Offbeat  (tags: news, pictures, photos, unusual, travel )

Connie
- 21 days ago - cntraveler.com
some interesting views
Rare Blue Lobster Caught in Maine
Offbeat  (tags: americans, animals, humans, interesting, off-beat, unusual, wildlife )

Caree
- 22 days ago - news.msn.com
A Maine lobsterman says one of his traps caught a one-in-two-million crustacean: a blue lobster. Miss Meghan Lobster Catch company caught the curious creature in Scarborough around 10:45 a.m. Saturday. LaPlante and daughter Meghan were hauling traps when
Cow Spotted Riding in a Tiny Car
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, culture, funny, humans, society, unusual, cow, tiny car, Kazakhstan car )

Lone
- 25 days ago - ca.news.yahoo.com
VIDEO - This viral video from Kazakhstan shows a rickety green car transporting a cow in the back seat!
 

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