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Elderly Woman With Dementia JAILED for Feeding Crows!
Offbeat  (tags: birds, dementia, jail, ethics, government, off-beat, police, woman, bizarre, mental health )

Kamia
- 504 days ago - dailykos.com
In yet more proof that the U.S. needs to find a different way to deal with those who suffer mental challenges, an elderly woman is being held in JAIL because she sprinkled bread around her house to feed the local crow population!
Longevity Advice From World's Oldest Woman: 'Eat a Good Meal and Relax'
Offbeat  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, health, food, relax, longevity, woman, Japan )

Naoko
- 510 days ago - japantimes.co.jp
She's 116, is the world's oldest woman, and she's CUTE!
Woman Chased By Hundreds of Rabbits
Offbeat  (tags: rabbits, hundreds, woman, chased, park, Japan )

Giana
- 524 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Amateur video shows a woman running and laughing as she is chased by hundreds of rabbits in a park.
Images Show Woman on Chicago Train With Alligator
Offbeat  (tags: alligator, pet, woman, missing, interesting, Chicago train )

Giana
- 621 days ago - news.yahoo.com
After tracking down a small alligator skulking in a baggage claim area at Chicago's O'Hare International Airport, authorities are now hunting for its traveling companion.
Houseful of Cats: Woman Raises Lions, Leopard in Home
Offbeat  (tags: woman, lions, leopard, home, bizarre, animal welfare )

Giana
- 622 days ago - news.yahoo.com
10-month old white lioness Vati is on the loose and she's hungry, very hungry.
Woman Details Cat_ Mountain Lion Encounter -- YouTube --   video
Offbeat  (tags: mountain lion, pets, cats, woman, sage adivice, video )

Barb
- 685 days ago - youtube.com
A woman describes her encounter with a mountain lion and also gives some sage advice for pet owners.
Turbo Granny Still Smashing Records at 90
Offbeat  (tags: health, woman, sports, 100-meter run, Turbo Granny, Japan )

Naoko
- 716 days ago - japantoday.com
What's your 100-meter sprint time? If it's over 23.8 seconds, then you're slower than a 90-year-old.
Slum Farmers Rise Above the Sewers
Offbeat  (tags: green, family, food, Kenya, Kibera, farming, woman, sack farming )

Naoko
- 718 days ago - ipsnews.net
Alice Atieno attends to her vegetables, right on the doorsteps of her shanty in Kibera slum. Credit: Miriam Gathigah/IPS
Woman and Lion Bonding Love - Video   video
Offbeat  (tags: woman, love, lion, wildlife )

Giana
- 772 days ago - youtube.com
Such a wonderful touching video!
Woman Bluffs Car Thieves Into Returning Her Car (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: goodnews, crime, stolen car, woman, finger-gun, video )

Barb
- 872 days ago - autos.aol.com
Beatriz Pardo, a 50-year-old nurse from Lacey, Wash., was driving past a parking lot when she thought she spotted her car, which had been stolen five days earlier. So she went against all sane advice and decided she'd confront the thieves, a woman and....
Woman Breastfeeds Dog For Two Years - PawNation
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, action, woman, breastfeeds, dog, unusual, wierd )

Barb
- 1011 days ago - pawnation.com
Nope, you didn't misread that headline. According to The Examiner, a woman has been breastfeeding her Pug named Spider for the past two years. Terri Graham is a mother of two, but says she was unable to breastfeed either of her children. Feeling.....
86-Year Old German Gymnast Wows Crowd (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: 86 years old, woman, gymnastics, performance, amazing, unusual, video, odd, off-beat, bizarre, interesting, goodnews )

Lindsey
- 1212 days ago - huffingtonpost.co.uk
I just had to share this video because this 86 year old woman can TOTALLY out-do me in gymnastics. I can't even do a cartwheel without looking stupid. This woman deserves a standing ovation for this! She inspires ME at 22!
101-Year-Old Woman Sets World Paragliding Record
Offbeat  (tags: U.S., woman, paragliding, 101-year-old, birthday )

Naoko
- 1223 days ago - mdn.mainichi.jp
101-year-old U.S. woman who ushered in her birthday with a tandem paraglide ride last year is soaring into the record books Tuesday.
80-Year-Old Woman Jailed for Feeding Ducks After Doing It for 45 Years
Offbeat  (tags: 80-Year-Old, Woman, Jailed for, Feeding Ducks, After Doing It for, 45 Years )

Agnes
- 1324 days ago - treehugger.com
Eighty-year-old Clair Butcher has been criminally charged by the city of Lynn, Massachusetts for explicitly breaking one particular city ordinance--do not feed the ducks. Something the animal lover has been doing for the past 45 years!
Woman Used Ring to Free Herself-After She Was Buried Alive
Offbeat  (tags: Woman, used, ring to, free, herself, after, she, was, buried, alive )

Agnes
- 1328 days ago - thetimes.co.uk
A woman used her engagement ring to cut herself free after she was buried alive in a cardboard box by her fiancé, a court heard yesterday. Michelina Lewandowska, 27, described her escape after her partner Marcin Kasprzak, 25, shot her with a Taser at
 

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