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The World of a Squirrel
Offbeat  (tags: squirrels, animals, funny, environment, humor, interesting, off-beat, photos, pictures, unusual, wildlife )

Lone
- 4 hours ago - ba-bamail.com
Squirrels often appear on people's "favourite animals" list, probably because they're incredibly adorable, funny and furry.
Marijuana Treats for Dogs Are Now a Thing
Offbeat  (tags: marijuana )

Angie
- 13 hours ago - msn.com
Medical marijuana has been known to help humans stave off the eye disease glaucoma, treat nausea induced by chemotherapy and ease the inflammation associated with arthritis.
Sperm Whale Photobombs Scientists Using Unmanned Sub to Explore 2,000 Feet Below Gulf of Mexico
Offbeat  (tags: whale, photobombs )

Angie
- 16 hours ago - nydailynews.com
Astonishing footage shows the 35 foot long sea mammal almost bumping into their ROV Hercules equipment, which was hovering nearly 2,000 feet below the boat on the Gulf of Mexico's seabed.
Photo Highlights of the Day - Thursday 16 April 2015
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, news, world )

Zora
- 16 hours ago - i.guim.co.uk
A selection of the best photographs from around the world.
*** URGENT *** Remove This Cruel Hunting Show From Television ! Please SIGN and SHARE !!!
Animals  (tags: hunting wildanimals, hunting, cruelty, trophy hunting )

Angela
- 8 hours ago - change.org
This show not only endorses the killing of wildlife but makes it into a spectacle for the sole purpose of pleasure. These beautiful creatures do not deserve to be shot at from a distance by people.
City to Acknowledge It Operated a Slave Market for More Than 50 Years - WNYC
Society & Culture  (tags: Slavery, New York Slave Market, U.S.History, History of Slavery, Slave Trade, New York built by slaves, U.S. economy based on slavery, profits off Slavery )

BMutiny
- 1 day ago - wnyc.org
Slave Market: New historical marker will be the city's first acknowledgement on a sign designed for public reading that in the 1700s New York had an official location for buying, selling, and renting human beings, on the corner of Wall Street and Pearl.
Gwyneth Paltrow Admits She Couldn't Finish Food Stamp Challenge: 'I Would Give Myself a C-'
Society & Culture  (tags: Americans, Food Stamps, family, society, celebrity, women, children, humans, interesting, news, ethics, culture, government )

Carrie
- 1 day ago - greatideas.people.com
Last week, Gwyneth Paltrow announced that she would live on $29 worth of groceries for one week. Because thatâEUR(TM)s what low-income families who rely on food stamps are forced to survive on. Mario Batali had challenged Paltrow to participate in the ...
Paul McCartney Calls for End to Commercial Seal Hunt, Again
Society & Culture  (tags: Paul Mccartney, Seal Hunt, canada humane society international, activists, death, government, humans, murder, sadness, society, world )

Lone
- 12 hours ago - cbc.ca
Former Beatles frontman Paul McCartney is once again calling for an end to the commercial seal hunt off Canada's East Coast. McCartney appeals for a stop to what he calls a "senseless slaughter" in a statement released by Humane Society International.
 
 
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