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Eating Your Veggies Just Might Not Be Cruelty Free
Offbeat  (tags: humans, off-beat, vegan, vegetarian, vegetables, interesting, study, unusual, odd )

Kamia
- 7 hours ago - takepart.com
New research from the University of Missouri finds that the vegetables in your salad bowl arenâEUR(TM)t exactly happy. They can actually hear themselves being eaten and mount a defense against the attack. So what's a herbivore to do?
Woman Who Has Cerebral Palsy Is Writing An Entire Novel By Typing With Her Toes
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, interesting, cerebral palsy, novel, goodnews )

Angela
- 21 hours ago - huffingtonpost.com
Hu Huiyuan was diagnosed with cerebral palsy when she was a few months old and has little mobility. The 21-year-old has learned to perform many tasks with her left foot, including typing with her toes
Florida Video Shows Pregnant Woman Getting Mowed Down By BoyfriendâEUR(TM)s Car: Authorities
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, crime, pregnant, abortion )

Angela
- 1 day ago - nydailynews.com
The Pasco County Sheriff's Office released a video of Crystal Noordhuizen walking along a grassy shoulder. Justin Colby crashed into her, then hit a pole. Before the incident, Colby called Noordhuizen to ask if she was "ready for your abortion date,".
They Put Prison Inmates In Charge Of Caring For Shelter Dogs, And The Results Are So Inspiring.
Offbeat  (tags: correction facility, prison, dogs, foster care, animals, culture, dogs, goodnews, humans, off-beat, society, unusual )

Lone
- 1 day ago - blog.theanimalrescuesite.com
VIDEO: An inspiring documentary titled Dogs on the Inside shares the journey of prison inmates and neglected and abused shelter dogs at a Massachusetts correctional facility.
Evgeny Tchebotarev's Amazing Photos of Patagonia
Offbeat  (tags: Patagonia, Photos, unusual, pictures, photos, wildlife, world, environment )

Kamia
- 2 days ago - weather.com
This photographer specializes in getting amazing pictures of some of the most remote spots on earth. Few people even get to see the beauty that Patagonia has, but his photographs have captured it in all its glory and harshness.
Siberian Tiger Tanya Shows Her Skills... Making Snowballs
Offbeat  (tags: animals, interesting, unusual )

Marty
- 2 days ago - siberiantimes.com
The unknown skills of the endangered Amur tiger have been discovered by keepers at Kaliningrad Zoo in Russia's Baltic Sea exclave. At first staff thought someone was throwing giant snowballs into her cage
This Rabbit Delivers Beer. What Can Your Pet Do? (Cute Video)
Offbeat  (tags: rabbit, cute video, tricks, trained, funny, humor, pets, unusual )

Angela
- 2 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
There is no denying rabbits are awesome, but one man has miraculously found a way to make an already fantastic creature even better. ThatâEUR(TM)s right, he trained his girlfriendâEUR(TM)s pet rabbit to deliver beer.
KFC Just Released One Of The Most Ridiculous Fast-Food Menu Items Ever
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, unusual, food )

Glenn
- 3 days ago - finance.yahoo.com
To be frank (pardon the pun.), this might be very good.
Legal Marijuana Is The Fastest-Growing Industry In The U.S.: Report
Offbeat  (tags: weed, marijuana, legalize, fastest growing industry, US, americans, culture, humans, off-beat, interesting, unusual )

Angela
- 3 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
Legal marijuana is the fastest-growing industry in the United States and if the trend toward legalization spreads to all 50 states, marijuana could become larger than the organic food industry, according to a new report obtained by The Huffington Post.
A Twist in the Murder of a 97-Year-Old Man: He Was Knifed 5 Decades Ago
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, strange, weird, New York City, NY, murder, unusual, crime, homocide )

Robert
- 4 days ago - msn.com
Out of nowhere, Mr. Ciccarello felt a blow to the back, his daughter Mary Paloglou said, recalling the story she had heard through the years. He hurried from the attacker toward an uptown train, but the pain spread fast.
75 Pictures From the 2014 Finalists in Weather.Com's It's Amazing Out There Photo Contest
Offbeat  (tags: photo contest, society, unusual, wildlife, humans, world, environment, culture, humans, interesting, off-beat, pictures )

Kamia
- 5 days ago - weather.com
I'm a collector of amazing photos, and there were truly some really beautiful ones done by the finalists of Weather.com's annual contest. Enjoy seeing the world up close and person.
When It Rains in Seattle, You Might See a Hidden Sidewalk Message - If You're Paying Attention
Offbeat  (tags: art, design, funny, humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, unusual )

Kathy
- 5 days ago - quirksee.org
Next time you're walking on a Seattle sidewalk on a rainy day, look down. You just might see a message reveal itself. At least that's the intention of Peregrine Church, the 21-year-old magician who has created the unusual art. His stenciled messages
Just Smile   video
Offbeat  (tags: animals, funny, humor, interesting, off-beat, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

M Away
- 6 days ago - youtube.com
A few little critters with a SMILE
Jewish Soldier's WWII Letter, Written on Adolf Hitler's Stationery, Sent to Museum
Offbeat  (tags: americans, humans, Hitler, interesting, news, unusual, WWII )

Ben
- 6 days ago - smh.com.au
Danny Jacobson, a 26-year-old US Army sergeant clerk of the 179th Infantry, wrote a letter to his wife in Hitler's Munich apartment on Hitler's personal stationery.
Canadian Passports Look Amazing Under Black Light
Offbeat  (tags: passport, canadian, security features, electronic chip, airport, culture, design, humans, photos, pictures, protection, society, unusual, world )

Lone
- 8 days ago - theweathernetwork.com
The 'new' passport -- which was made available on July 1, 2013 -- hosts a number of security features, including an electronic chip that helps airport officials validate its authenticity.
 

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