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Borowitz Report(Humor!!!)- TRUMP THREATENS TO SKIP REMAINING DEBATES IF HILLARY IS THERE
Offbeat  (tags: humor, politicians, strange days, funny, humans, odd, society, unusual, bizarre, culture, wildlife, women, men, transgender, animal, vegetable, mineral rights )

Wilde
- 19 hours ago - newyorker.com
Plunging the future of the 2016 Presidential debates into doubt, Donald J. Trump said on Tuesday morning that he would not participate in the remaining two debates if Hillary Clinton is there.
Who, What, Why: Did Donald Trump Use the Word âEUR~BiglyâEUR(TM)?
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Debate, Who, What, Why, USA )

Ray
- 20 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The Republican candidate for White House appeared to use an unusual adverb in his debate against Hillary Clinton. Or did he? Jon Kelly investigates.
Life In Captivity, In One Photograph
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 1 hour ago - thedodo.com
The picture presents a striking contrast between the zoo visitors and the orangutan: a moments interest and comedy for the visitors and a lifetime of captivity for the orangutan.
Presidential Debate: Trump Says He Might 'Hit Hillary Harder'
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Debate, USA )

Ray
- 18 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
US Republican candidate Donald Trump has said he may hit his Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton harder in the next presidential debate, following their first encounter on Monday.
Cat Convinces Flock Of Lambs To Follow Him Everywhere
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 2 hours ago - thedodo.com
Sure, on the surface Steve the orange tabby might look like an ordinary house cat, but to his faithful flock of loyal followers, he is that and so much more. Around here, he pretty much runs the show.
Dolphin Captured In Hunt Has Lost the Will to Live
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 1 hour ago - thedodo.com
In a recent video, a dolphin floats on the top of a square-shaped sea pen, he looks dead. After a few moments, the dolphin shifts position, he is alive, but barely. The video was taken at the Taiji Whale Museum where cetaceans are kept in tiny, chlorinate
Kittens Born Inside Tumble Dryer in East London Dry-Cleaners
Offbeat  (tags: Dry clearers, Animals, London, UK )

Ray
- 1 day ago - bbc.co.uk
The ginger kittens were heard crying from the back of one of the machines
Which Ex-President Would You Vote For This Year If You Could? (Poll)
Offbeat  (tags: americans, democrats, elections, republicans, odd, unusual )

Kathy
- 1 day ago - samuel-warde.com
As one-termers, former presidents Jimmy Carter and George H.W. Bush are eligible to run for president again. And sure Barack Obama, George W. Bush and Bill Clinton are term-limited from running for office again by the 22nd Amendment, passed by Congress...
US Election: Who Won the First Debate?
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Debate, USA )

Ray
- 20 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
It was a battle between the lawyer and the salesman, and for the most part the lawyer came out on top.
CITES Species Body Rejects Process for Ivory Sales
Offbeat  (tags: Ivory Trade, Sales, Animals, CITES, Johannesburg )

Ray
- 19 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
Delegates at the Cites meeting here in Johannesburg have defeated an attempt to set up a process to resume sales of ivory. Under discussion for eight years, the so-called Decision Making Mechanism was supported by a number of southern African states.
10 Mysterious Discoveries Of Pre-Human Art - Listverse
Offbeat  (tags: pre-human art )

Nelson
- 2 hours ago - listverse.com
Experts have long thought that the impulse for art is what separates us from our dim-witted hominid cousins. However, recent discoveries reveal that symbolic thinking and artistic expression are not unique to Homo sapiens.
10 Futuristic Technologies 'Star Trek' Fans Would Love to See
Offbeat  (tags: interesting )

Nelson
- 1 day ago - livescience.com
From the tech that lets the Starship Enterprise explore the universe to the devices that enable crewmembers to rapidly send information and people across great distances, here are 10 futuristic technologies Trekkies would love to have.<br />
Montreal Just Delivered A Death Sentence To Thousands Of Dogs
Offbeat  (tags: animals )

Angie
- 17 hours ago - thedodo.com
City councillors in Montreal just signed a death warrant for thousands of dogs in the Canadian city. On Tuesday afternoon legislators voted in 37 to 23 favor of breed-specific legislation, effectively outlawing any dog that resembles a pit bull unless own
Top 10 Things Nobody Tells You About Lawrence Of Arabia - Listverse
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, Lawrence of Arabia )

Nelson
- 1 day ago - listverse.com
Thomas Edward Lawrence was a far more complex and intriguing character than many people realize.
Presidential Election Debate: All Our Best Material in One Place
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Debate, USA )

Ray
- 20 hours ago - bbc.co.uk
The first US presidential debate is over after a frenetic 90 minutes - now it's time to get your breath back. We had teams all across the US, including the venue in Hofstra University, New York, on the night.
Dog Upset Pet Store Is Closed, Refuses to Leave
Offbeat  (tags: animals, off-beat )

Angie
- 20 minutes ago - coolestone.com
The pet store is clearly closed, but that won't stop Samo the 5-year-old beagle/lab from leaving it. If it were up to her, they would have waited outside until it opened up again.
   

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