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Questionable\Fraudulent Petition Sites
Offbeat  (tags: animalwelfare, animalcruelty, animalrights, BE CAREFUL WHAT YOU SIGN AND SUPPORT, ! animals, protection, sadness, suffering, pets, investigation, activists, safety, dishonesty, corruption, world, ROMAINAN OWNER, interesting, pets )

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*all six of these sites are ran by the same con men who pretend to care for animals but only care about making money with their ads and by harvesting your email and contact info. BEWARE/BE SMART IT DOES INCLUDE VALID SITES
Scientists Find That Conspiracy Theorists Will Pretty Much Believe Anything You Tell Them
Offbeat  (tags: Conspiracy Theorists, Social Media, Half-Baked, Urban Legends, Pseudoscience, Quackery )

- 15 hours ago -
"NASA faked the moon landings, HIV was made by the government, and Elvis ain't dead." Believe it or not.
Stunning Photos Show Milky Way in All Its Glory in the Night Sky Over Britain
Offbeat  (tags: astronomy, world, society, humans, interesting, photos, pictures, performance, cool, cool pictures )

- 1 day ago -
Jon Scott uses radar and weather maps to find the best place in the UK to capture the beautiful sight
Stupid Pet Experiment: Which Items From the Wastebasket Do My Cats Like Best? | Catster
Offbeat  (tags: cats, pets, trash, wastebasket, for fun, silly )

- 10 hours ago -
My cats love to steal wastebasket bits; science will show us which items they prefer -- or don't.
A Rock Star Bucks A Coffee Shop - The Monsanto Years   video
Offbeat  (tags: Promise of the Real, Monsanto, Starbucks, Neil Young, Willie Nelson, anti GMO )

- 9 hours ago -
Neil Young new anti-GMO song and video. The video was recorded with Promise of the Real a band featuring Lukas and Micah Nelson sons of Willie Nelson.
'Hallelujah!' Blair's Resignation as Middle East Peace Envoy Prompts Internet Celebration
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Internet, Middle East, Politics, UN )

- 9 hours ago -
When Tony Blair resigned as Middle East peace envoy for the Quartet group on Wednesday, the internet applauded. From sarcastic tweets to satirical videos, the web rejoiced in his departure and speculated on why he was stepping down.
EU Referendum: Does the Wording of the Question Matter?
Offbeat  (tags: EU referendum, EU Membership, UK )

- 1 day ago -
"Should the UK remain a member of the EU?", David Cameron is thought to favour a question along these lines for the referendum on the UK's European Union membership
My Cat Spends More Time on the IPad Than I Do
Offbeat  (tags: ipad, Paints for cats, cartoon mouse, paw prints, animals, cats, funny, humans, interesting, off-beat, performance, pets, society, unusual )

- 1 day ago -
t started with one iPad app, Paint for Cats, which hilariously teases her with a cartoon mouse that squeaks and leaves behind multicoloured paw prints each time itâEUR(TM)s attacked.
Nothing Like a Good Cat to Wake You Up From a Nap
Offbeat  (tags: animals, bizarre, cats, funny, humans, humor, interesting, off-beat, pets, phone, alarm clock )

- 1 day ago -
Forget your phone and throw away your digital alarm clock, why would you need them when there's a biological device that so loves to wake you up in the morning?
Peter Tongs Guide to Ibiza
Offbeat  (tags: Pete tong, ibiza, guide, dee jay, dance, music, video )

- 1 day ago -
Beauty Without Bunnies: Search for Cruelty-Free Cosmetics, Personal-Care Products, and More
Offbeat  (tags: searchable database of companies, Availability by Country, Companies That Do Test on Animals, Companies Working for Regulatory Change, Frequently Asked Questions, activists, interesting, GoodNews, safety, women, education, family, ethics, animalcruelty )

- 15 hours ago -
Welcome to the searchable database of companies that do and that don't test their products on animals! You can search by company name or browse by product type. There are more than 1,700 cruelty-free companies in our database, including The Body Shop,
Live Anthrax Shipped Across States, to S. Korea By Accident âEUR" Pentagon
Offbeat  (tags: Health, USA )

- 9 hours ago -
The Pentagon says that live anthrax was inadvertently shipped across state lines from a military lab in Utah to nine other states and a military base in South Korea. However, a Department of Defense spokesperson says the public is not at risk.
Florida to Change Rules on Mentally Ill Prisoners After Reports of Death, Abuse
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Health, Human rights, Law, USA )

- 8 hours ago -
Prisons in Florida are to change the way they treat inmates with mental disorders as the result of a settlement with a statewide disability advocacy group.The legal action was prompted by reports of abuse at Dade Correctional Institution.
Nebraska Abolishes Death Penalty After Veto-Override
Offbeat  (tags: death penalty, abolished, Nebraska, USA )

- 8 hours ago -
The US state of Nebraska has abolished the death penalty after a veto-override was passed through its legislature.
Protect Sea Animals From Deadly 'Ghost Gear'
Offbeat  (tags: 5-8th June, PLEASE SHARE WITH YOUR FRIENDS THAT DIVE, T THANX, ecosystems, conservation, endangered, healthconditions, pollution, protection, wildlife, world, water, nature, oceans, humans, habitat, environment, safety, sadness, world )

- 6 hours ago -
For this World Oceans Day we need you to buddy up with friends between 5-8th June and find ghost gear at your local beach or dive spot.
Poachers in Africa Have a New Enemy: Math | TakePart
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, animals, news )

- 3 hours ago -
We need all the help we can get.
Queen's Speech 2015: Pomp and Ceremony Ahead of Speech
Offbeat  (tags: Pomp, Ceremony, State Opening of Parliament )

- 1 day ago -
Huw Edwards commentates as the Queen arrives to deliver her speech, setting out the plans of the Conservative government
You'Ve Never Seen Birds Dance Like This, It's Hilarious! 4374 Views
Offbeat  (tags: birds dancing, birds, mate, dances, animals, bizarre, funny, humor, interesting, off-beat, performance, world, wildlife )

- 11 hours ago -
Watch these birds try to attract a mate by performing some of the most side-splitting dances you will ever see!
EPA Unveils New Regulations to Protect US Waters From Pollution
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Ecology, Health, Law, Politics, Science, USA )

- 9 hours ago -
The US Environmental Protection Agency has issued a new rule intended to curb pollution in the nationâEUR(TM)s waterways. ItâEUR(TM)s also meant to clarify just which waters the EPA can regulate inside the United States.
EPA Wants âEUR~Pesticide-Free ZonesâEUR(TM) to Curb Honeybee Deaths
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Animals, Ecology, USA )

- 8 hours ago -
Regulators in the United States are generating a buzz by proposing new rules that would establish temporary pesticide-free zones as part of an effort to reverse the rampant die-off of commercial honeybees.
âEUR<Clinton Foundation Received $50,000-$100,000 in Donations From FIFA
Offbeat  (tags: Tags Scandal, USA )

- 8 hours ago -
FIFA's corruption scandal has cast its shadow over the Clintons. It has emerged that the Clinton Foundation received at least $50,000 and as much as $100,000 from the football governing body.
Why Are MPs Banned From Clapping?
Offbeat  (tags: Rules, Clapping, MP's, House of Commons, UK )

- 8 hours ago -
Britain's Parliament has some pretty bizarre rules - as the new intake of SNP MPs found out when they were given a stern warning for clapping during the Queen's Speech debate. So why is applause banned in the Commons?
TTIP: MEPs in New EU-US Trade Controversy Over Courts
Offbeat  (tags: TTIP, MEP'S, EU, USA )

- 8 hours ago -
Euro MPs have called for transparent and public handling of trade disputes with the US, but they have softened their stance on much-criticised commercial courts.

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