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Uptown Kitty Funk! (Adorable Kitten Dancing to Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars âEUR" Uptown Funk)
Offbeat  (tags: cats, videos, music )

- 10 hours ago -
Winnie the kitty with thumbs is dancing to Mark RonsonâEUR(TM)s and Bruno MarsâEUR(TM) Uptown Funk.
Yawning Is Contagious! Proof: It Can Spread From Humans to Kitties!
Offbeat  (tags: cats, yawning, video )

- 10 hours ago -
Contagious yawning is such a powerful force. It can spread from humans to kitties! Once someone starts yawning, it creates a chain reaction.
This Memorial Day, Remember to Honor the Fallen Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America - ACTION!
Offbeat  (tags: Iraq & Afghanistan Veterans of America, IAVA, #GoSilent, Memorial Day, pledge )

- 7 hours ago -
In just a few days, thousands of Americans across the country will #GoSilent with IAVA to remember the brave men and women who made the ultimate sacrifice. Who will you #GoSilent for?
Dunkirk Flotilla to Set Sail for 75th Anniversary Events
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- 1 day ago -
About 50 small boats involved in the evacuation of allied troops from the beaches of Dunkirk in World War Two are to set sail from Kent later to mark the 75th anniversary of the rescue.
Oldest Stone Tools Pre-Date Earliest Humans
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- 1 day ago -
The world's oldest stone tools have been discovered, scientists report.They were unearthed from the shores of Lake Turkana in Kenya, and date to 3.3 million years ago.
Earth: Origins: The Story of Rhinos and How They Conquered the World
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- 15 hours ago -
Over the last 50 million years, rhinos have braved ice ages, prehistoric hyenas and giant crocodiles âEUR" and they were once the largest animals on land
Our 14-Year-Old Dog Abbey Died Last Month
Offbeat  (tags: pets, children, dogs, off-beat, unusual )

- 1 day ago -
A Little Girl Wrote a Letter to God. She Was Not Expecting This Response - Our 14-year-old dog Abbey died last month. The day after she passed away my 4-year-old daughter Meredith was... Today's Featured story on Animal News Sentinel.
The Difference Between 'Affirmation' and 'Oath'
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- 1 day ago -
That most time-consuming of the traditional rituals surrounding the UK Parliament, the swearing in of all the MPs, has become an emblem of the changing shape of British society
Earth: British Wildlife: Playful Fox Cubs Begin To Eemerge
Offbeat  (tags: British Wildlife, Spring, Foxes, Fox Cubs )

- 15 hours ago -
Spring heralds the sights and sounds of young foxes, but before long they are independent and preparing for the rigours of the approaching winter
Help Us Choose the Cover for the 2016 âEUR~RescuedâEUR(TM) Calendar!
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- 10 hours ago -
Each year, PETA's popular "Rescued" calendar features animals who got a second chance at life, thanks to the work of PETA and our international affiliates as well as compassionate people like you.
Syria Air Strikes: Children Died' in US Air Strike
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- 11 hours ago -
A US air strike on Syria last year probably killed two children, officials say - the first admission of civilian casualties in the campaign.
The Challenge of Extremism
Offbeat  (tags: extremism, law, liberty, right to free speech, PM, Home Secretary, Politics, Government, UK )

- 1 day ago -
After my blog earlier this week and an appearance on the BBC News at Ten reporting on government plans to introduce extremist banning orders,
CDC Map Reveals "Most Distinctive" Cause Of Death State By State
Offbeat  (tags: Death, Mortality, Cause of Death, CDC, Centers for Disease Control, Map, Statistics )

- 4 hours ago -
Your geography can have a big impact on how you bite the dust.
50 Fascinating Facts About Your Cat
Offbeat  (tags: animals, cats, design, humans, interesting, pets, photos, pictures, society )

- 1 hour ago -
Cats are among the most popular pets around the world. Click through to find out 50 fascinating facts about our feline friends.
Beatbox a Bruxelles - Enjoy!   video
Offbeat  (tags: street busker, walking the dog, dancing Grandma, off-beat, impromptu, performance, unusual, beatboxer )

- 2 hours ago -
Dancing grandma - she was walking her dog, and gave in to temptation to dance to a street busker's music! And she really got into the mood ... while her dog waited patiently!
Toy Vey: The Rabbi Selling Kosher Vibrators
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, orthodox )

- 14 hours ago -
Within ultra-Orthodox Jewish culture, physical contact between unmarried men and women is forbidden, as is viewing sexually suggestive imagery of any kind. A ban on pornography is a given, but even a VictoriaâEUR(TM)s Secret catalog is off limits for devout

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