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Who Are the Most Annoying Passengers on the Plane?
Offbeat  (tags: study, travel, expedia, humans, off-beat, news )

- 1 day ago -
If youâEUR(TM)ve ever been on a plane, you know it often feels like etiquette and manners rarely make the flight. One survey found that some habits are a bit more annoying than others.
Why Greeks Are Exhuming Their Parents
Offbeat  (tags: Parents Remains, Exhuming, Greece )

- 1 day ago -
Cemeteries in Greek cities are so overcrowded that bodies are often only kept in the ground for three years. Then families have to pay for exhumation - and for the bones to be kept in a building known as an ossuary.
North Korean Men Ordered to Wear Hair Like Kim Jong Un
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, Kim Jong Un, bad hair day, bizarre )

- 9 hours ago -
News slipping out of the world's most secretive state seem to get weirder and weirder by the day. North Korea had been cracking down on men with 'long' hair, and commanding them to adopt t Kim Jong-Un's cropped hairstyle
This Man Found a Hungry Stray Cat Out in the Rain and Did Something Amazing (VIDEO)
Offbeat  (tags: cats, rescued )

- 8 hours ago -
when a man saw a homeless cat looking for food in the rain, he seized the opportunity to make the animalâEUR(TM)s life that much easier. After a tasty meal in a dry place, the sweet kitty said thanks to the kind person in the only way that he could with love
VIDEO - Canadian Travellers Beware: Deadly âEUR~Kissing BugâEUR(TM) Now in 28 U.S. States
Offbeat  (tags: triatomine bug. lissing bug, sleeping people, animals, americans, health, humans, unusual, world )

- 1 day ago -
The triatomine bug gets its nickname as the âEUR~kissing bugâEUR(TM) for how it bites, usually around the lips and face of sleeping people.
7 Household Items My Cats Bat Under Furniture
Offbeat  (tags: cats, play )

- 8 hours ago -
Toys? Sure. But how about straws, lip balm, cough drops, and chewed-up bags of treats?
The Beloved Pioneer Bread That Smells Like Feet and Breaks Food Safety Rules | Atlas Obscura
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Salt Rising Bread, Heritage Food, Food Research, History, american history, Microbiology, off-beat, baking, unusual, culture )

- 1 day ago -
Fascinating but there's a gross factor FYI. Salt-rising bread is special to those who remember it as a home-cooked comfort by a grandmother or parent. ItâEUR(TM)s also one of the only breads that uses a mix of bacteria, rather than yeast, to rise
Net Migration to UK Hits Record 336,000
Offbeat  (tags: Office for National Statistics figures, Immigration., UK )

- 1 day ago -
Estimated net migration to the UK has reached a record level of 336,000 in the year to June, Office for National Statistics figures have shown.
For One World War II Veteran, a Day to Give Thanks for âEUR~One More SunriseâEUR(TM)
Offbeat  (tags: offbeat, Thanksgiving Day, war, 1944, world war 2, Dick Graff, soldier )

- 1 day ago -
On Thanksgiving in 1944, Dick Graff opened his Army-issue mess kit and took comfort in his turkey and mashed potatoes, a welcome respite from the brutal battlefront near Weisweiler, Germany.
BBC Three to Move Online From February
Offbeat  (tags: BBC Channels, BB3, Online, February 2016 )

- 1 day ago -
The BBC Trust has approved proposals to move BBC Three online, on the condition that the channel's long-form programmes will be shown on BBC One and Two.
Our Most Stunning Pictures of Big Cats
Offbeat  (tags: big cats, photos )

- 8 hours ago -
From lions to tigers to leopards, see National Geographic's most beautiful portraits of wild felines in honor of Big Cat Week.
Watch: Helpful Cat Carries Toilet Roll Upstairs For Owner
Offbeat  (tags: cats, video, toilet paper )

- 8 hours ago -
Daphne is seen turning the traditional notion of a catâEUR(TM)s personality on its head and helpfully carries a roll of toilet paper up the stairs.
What Do Cats Dream About?
Offbeat  (tags: cats, dreaming )

- 8 hours ago -
Despite the fact that humans commonly live with animals right in their homes (which is kind of weird if you think about it), much about even domestic animals like dogs and cats remains a mystery. While we have pretty good evidence that the felines among
Stop State Terror Against Dogs in Bosnia!
Offbeat  (tags: bosnia, dogs, illegal, petition, animal welfare )

- 5 hours ago -
City of Bosanka Krupa, Bosnia and Herzegovina, committed a horrible massacre against dogs on 24 Nov.2015.
Kitten Half the Size of His Brother Learns to Eat on His Own
Offbeat  (tags: kittens, miracle )

- 1 day ago -
Peanut was just half of the size of his brother when they found him. No one expected him to live pass the first few weeks, but this tiny ball of fur is nothing short of a miracle.
Help Save 30 Adoptable Cats When Famous Hollywood Junkyard Closes
Offbeat  (tags: cats, adoption, junkyard closing )

- 8 hours ago -
A very famous junkyard in Sun Valley is closing on Dec 31st and 30 cats will suddenly lose the only home they have probably ever known, just before El Niño hits.
How to Make the Perfect Samosas | Life and Style | The Guardian
Offbeat  (tags: Food, Recipes, Techniques, Felicity Cloake, Indian Food, cooking )

- 7 hours ago -
She makes it sound so easy. This moreish Indian snack is packed with spice, but should the pastry be chewy and robust or crisp and flaky? And which folding technique is best?
Colorado Springs Shooting: Police Officers Injured
Offbeat  (tags: Shooting, Police, Colorado Springs, USA )

- 6 hours ago -
Three officers have been injured in an "active shooter" incident in the US city of Colorado Springs, police say.
Donald Trump Denies Mocking Disabled Reporter
Offbeat  (tags: Election 2016, Trump, Campaign, USA )

- 4 hours ago -
Republican presidential contender Donald Trump has denied mocking a disabled New York Times reporter during a campaign address earlier this week.
UPDATED: Active Shooter Near Planned Parenthood Location in Colorado
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, usa, safety, society, news, humans, crime, police )

- 3 hours ago -
Per Lt. Catherine Buckley of the CSPD, there is one suspect,&his identity has not been confirmed. He brought several items with him in duffel bags inside&outside of the Planned Parenthood,&the scene is still considered to be "active." Civilian being e

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