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Lebanese Detain Alleged Israeli Spy
Offbeat  (tags: Israel, Israeli spy, vulture, Lebanon, animals, funny, wildlife )

Gemma
- 1 day ago - israel21c.org
Wild griffon vulture with homing device from Tel Aviv University is latest animal to be suspected of espionage.
In Pictures: A First Look Inside the Dogs Trust MicroChippy
Offbeat  (tags: Dogs trust, microchip, micro chippy, London, hotdog, restaurant, dogs )

Scooby
- 16 hours ago - eventmagazine.co.uk
Dogs Trust unveiled its highly anticipated pop-up for dogs, coined the MicroChippy, during an event at London's Printworks Kitchen last night (10 February).
German Cannibal Who Ate His Gay Lover Describes His Gruesome Meal of Human Rump Steak With Sprouts
Offbeat  (tags: bizarre, humans, cannibalism, things that don't go with sprouts )

Louise
- 1 day ago - news.com.au
A German cannibal who famously ate his gay lover has described the moment he tucked into a meal of human flesh. Ironically, he is reported to have become a vegetarian while in prison.
Oregon Standoff Ends as Last Militant Surrenders
Offbeat  (tags: oregon, Malheur National Wilddlife Refuge, occupied, militants, stand off, FBI, news, crime, wildlife, protection, goodnews, environment )

Marcia
- 12 hours ago - nytimes.com
Finally the Malheur National Wildlife Refuge is no longer occupied!! The last four militants have now surrendered to the FBI. Next will be to inspect the refuge to see how much damage they have done and what other charges they will all face.
Man Saves Money for 10 Years to Buy a Stray Dog Ambulance
Offbeat  (tags: humans, society, safety, AnimalWelfare, animaladvocates, pets, news, interesting )

Hanna
- 14 hours ago - lifewithdogs.tv
Balu is so dedicated to animals that heâEUR(TM)s spent the last 10 years saving up enough money to buy an ambulance, which he will use to save stray animals in need of urgent medical care. HeâEUR(TM)s no veterinarian, but Balu has learned what he needs to handle
We Want the Dead to Fill the Streets: Palestinian Band Praises Bus Bombings
Offbeat  (tags: Music, video, band, Palestinian terrorists, Palestinian terrorism, incitement, crime, culture, ethics, protection, safety, society )

Gemma
- 18 hours ago - thetower.org
A Palestinian band praised bus bombings and called for the resumption of suicide attacks against Israelis in a music video published online on Sunday.
VIDEO: Sleeping Seal Sneezes Itself Awake in Hawaii
Offbeat  (tags: off-beat, seal, sneezing, sleeping, wildlife, humor )

Marcia
- 13 hours ago - arcamax.com
Seal is adorable but I feel sorry for him with all the sneezing.
A MotherâEUR(TM)s Love Saves Puppies Trapped In Drain
Offbeat  (tags: rescued, humans, goodnews, unusual )

Hanna
- 6 hours ago - newsaratti.com
A mother dog sat outside of a drainpipe in Uruguay crying. A local woman steps up to her and wonders what she could possibly be crying about since she didnâEUR(TM)t seem like she was in any distress. The next thing she hears is whimpers
Man Builds 'Dog Train' To Take Rescued Pups Out On Little Adventures
Offbeat  (tags: unusual, photos, animals, bizarre, dogs, humans, interesting, off-beat, pets, pictures )

Hanna
- 14 hours ago - thedodo.com
Not long after, he embarked on a new career path of sorts âEUR" as a train conductor for rescued stray dogs.
Occupational Hazard: Sara Netanyahu Guilty of Abusing Household Staff
Offbeat  (tags: news, government, israel, world, usa, occupational abuses, lawsuit, news )

Jess
- 9 hours ago - albawaba.com
The Jerusalem labor court on Wednesday ruled in favor of Meni Naftali, which means he is awarded $42,000 in damages and court costs
Two Teens to Be Charged With Killing Nine Penguins on Tasmanian Coast
Offbeat  (tags: Penguins, new zeand, cost, animal cruelty )

Scooby
- 5 hours ago - theguardian.com
The 18-year-old and 15-year-old males allegedly captured and killed the penguins, a protected species, at Sulphur Creek on the north-west coast
The Only Thing Sweeter Than This Pit Bull Wedding Is The Story Of How They Met
Offbeat  (tags: love, dogs, bizarre, funny, goodnews, humor, interesting, off-beat, pets, photos )

Hanna
- 14 hours ago - thedodo.com
When Abbey and Zeus met each other at a rescue shelter, they were instantly inseparable.
Judge: Iowa Zoo Must Give Up Endangered Tigers, Lemurs
Offbeat  (tags: Judge, endangered, Amira, tigers )

Scooby
- 5 hours ago - usatoday.com
DES MOINES, Iowa âEUR" Animal welfare advocates hope a federal judge's ruling Thursday ordering a troubled Iowa zoo to give up its endangered tigers and lemurs will bring more accountability to substandard menageries across the countryp
Florida Man Shoots Puppies, Puppy Shoots Back
Offbeat  (tags: animals, funny, culture )

Robert
- 5 hours ago - dailykos.com
Florida man Jerry Allen Bradford had 7 puppies he couldnâEUR(TM)t find a home for. So he decided to shoot them.
The 17 Strangest Laws in America
Offbeat  (tags: interesting, off-beat, protection, unusual, usa, photos, health, government, design, americans, animals, business, crime, environment, odd, humor, society, police )

Linda
- 4 hours ago - businessinsider.com
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.
Go to Hell: 11 Ways to Enter the Underworld | Atlas Obscura
Offbeat  (tags: Travel, Hell, Unusual Destination, world, off-beat, culture )

Cat
- 3 hours ago - atlasobscura.com
Let's all go to Hell together! Hades. Naraka. Guinee. Xibalba. Though names may differ from one set of teachings to another, almost every religion on the planet features the concept of an underworld
   

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