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Priests in England Want Catholics to Cut Back on Meat for Lent
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Priests in Reading, an English country town, are asking their parishioners to make a change for Lent, and we agree with their request.priests called on the estimated 3,000 Catholics to reduce their meat intake during Lent, citing environmental reasons,
Kenya to Get First Ivory Lab
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KWS officials say RHODIS can enable the tracking of ivory and rhino
The 17 Strangest Laws in America
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In Minnesota, any game in which participants attempt to capture a greased or oiled pig is illegal. The same law also prohibits turkey scrambles. Let's assume legislators were more concerned with animal cruelty than human stupidity.

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