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The Polar Bear Who Invited Himself for Dinner
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, off-beat, interesting, funny, animals, environment, arctic, hungry, polar, bear, humans, wildlife, habitat, nature, habitat )

Tom
- 1812 days ago - dailymail.co.uk
Wildlife enthusiasts were looking forward to lunch when they discovered a hungry polar bear wanted to try their cauliflower soup. He poked his head through the porthole into the kitchen of the ship that had weighed anchor by the Arctic island of Svalbard.
11 Year Old Exposes Monsanto and Tells Them Where They Can Shove It! Must Watch!!,
Offbeat  (tags: children, environment, food, humans, interesting, news, goodnews, unusual, health )

Henriette
- 1288 days ago - abovetopsecret.com
Kid has one helluva future ahead of him....if we make it that far with all that seems to be going on these days that is. Enjoy:
PETA's New "Save The Whales" Billboard Takes Aim At Fat Women (NOT Satire)
Offbeat  (tags: PETA, whales, Vegetarians, blubber, obese, women, health, billboard, ad, campaign, lose, weight, diet, food, odd, unusual, off-beat )

Tom
- 1861 days ago - huffingtonpost.com
PETA's new billboard campaign in Florida is raising eyebrows and ire among women and health groups. A drawing on billboards in Jacksonville depicts an obese woman with the phrase, "Save The Whales, Lose The Blubber: Go Vegetarian."
John Lennon's Hollywood Star Mysteriously Missing
Offbeat  (tags: John Lennon, Crime, culture, interesting, Rock and Roll, odd, unusual )

Kat
- 1734 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Whether it's the work of thieves, vandals or cleaning crews, John Lennon's Hollywood Walk of Fame star has mysteriously disappeared. According to reports this weekend, the brass star is missing from the pavement where it has been on display for more ...
Native Burial Grounds May Contain Viking Ship
Offbeat  (tags: Indians, Native Americans, American Indians, Vikings, Burial Grounds, bizarre, animals, culture, humans, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, unusual )

Kat
- 2104 days ago - aaanativearts.com
A 200-acre wooded site west of Tisch Mills guards its secrets well. Maybe that's what its original inhabitants intended.But for historian Bruce Vandervest and several other investigators...
Evicted Willington Animal Sanctuary Founder Spends Weekend Barricaded in Farm House
Offbeat  (tags: animals, Sanctuary, barricade, government, rainbow ark, police, politics, news, media, unusual, women, humor )

Borg
- 175 days ago - thenorthernecho.co.uk
Paula Campbell and two supporters were granted permission to return to the farm, from where she ran the Rainbow Ark Animal Sanctuary, to collect personal belongings, but the trio barricaded themselves in with furniture.
Does the Shoe Fit? Native Nike Footwear Raises Concerns
Offbeat  (tags: sportswear, footwear, shoes, indians, nativeamericans, culture, interesting, odd, off-beat, news, unusual, design, custom, bizarre, humans )

Kat
- 2143 days ago - indiancountrynews.net
Something about the shoe smells sort of funny to a growing number of Indians who believe the project is culturally insensitive and amounts to racial profiling
Ellen, Can You Hear Me? (Epic Change Puts the FUN Back in FUNdraising.)
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, Tanzania, school, Africa, Ellen DeGeneres, education, poverty, unusual, unique, kids, children )

Stacey
- 2430 days ago - epicchange.org
Hilarious video of dogooder who REALLY wants Ellen DeGeneres to donate $10 to kids in Africa. Bonus points for classic Yentl remake and gratuitous references to pie, widgets and fruitcake. Help by forwarding this link to Ellen and all your friends.
Victims Refuse to Press Charges After Pit Bull Attack
Offbeat  (tags: pit bull, dogs, animals, interesting, odd, news, off-beat, goodnews, unusual, bizarre, pets, photos, protection )

Lindsey
- 1055 days ago - fox40.com
Here is a sad story with a happy twist. 2 pitbulls attacked a 17 year old boy and his puppy. They are both fine now but the 2 dogs were going to be put down. Unitl the victims refused to press charges. They want the dogs to live. :)
Santa And Three Elves Beaten!
Offbeat  (tags: Santa, Elves, Santa Claus, ethics, bizarre, funny, humans, interesting, news, off-beat, odd, unusual, children )

Kat
- 2118 days ago - thesun.co.uk
SCARED elves at a grotty Christmas grotto have been pulled out after Santa and three of his little helpers were attacked by angry parents.
Pregnant Woman Hit By Car While Running From Bear
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bear, colorado, unusual, humans, pregnant, women, wildlife, habitat, environment )

Tom
- 1970 days ago - gazette.com
Ashley Swendsen had a really bad day. The pregnant woman, 26, was chased by a bear and then struck by a car as she fled across a road. The driver checked on Swendsen and then left the scene before Colorado Springs Police officers arrived.
Man OK After Penis Gets Stuck in Pipe
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, funny, odd, performance, unusual, dummy )

Lone
- 1716 days ago - myfoxhouston.com
A man who got his penis stuck in a metal pipe was freed after an industrial metal grinder was used to release him.
Same Sex Penguin Pair Now Looking For Ladies
Offbeat  (tags: penguins, gay, animals, bizarre, environment, interesting, news, odd, off-beat, pictures, photos, unusual, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1013 days ago - animaltracks.today.msnbc.msn.com
The two male African penguins formed a close bond since coming to the Toronto Zoo about a year ago, sharing a nest and even displaying signs of mating rituals. Their relationship made headlines and fueled jokes about "Brokeback Iceberg."
Chimp Lovingly Feeds Tiger Cub With Bottle
Offbeat  (tags: animals, off-beat, unusual )

Agnes
- 1149 days ago - uk.news.yahoo.com
A baby chimpanzee in Thailand has showed off his parenting skills by feeding tiger cubs out of a bottle.
Deputy Carries Frightened Deer From Road To Safety VIDEO
Offbeat  (tags: deer, scared, rescued, police, animals, bizarre, environment, odd, off-beat, pictures, protection, safety, unusual, wildlife )

Lindsey
- 1040 days ago - grindtv.com
Deer are famous for "freezing" in the headlight beams of oncoming cars, but for a doe on a rural Michigan highway, there were not only headlights but a mild collision with a car that left it frozen with fear in the middle of the road. WATCH VIDEO
 

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