Posted on 21 August 2014.
A new twist on the popular Facebook Ice Bucket Challenge, which raises money for Lou Gehrig’s Disease, has animal rights activists up in arms, legs and paws alike.
The trend, which started amongst celebrities and athletes and spread to Facebook, involves the participants dumping a bucket of ice or ice water over their heads and posting a video of it online to openly challenge their friends and foes to do the same. Read the full story
Posted in Human Interest, Society
Posted on 12 July 2013.
ANDERSON – Though it had spent much of its day eying up a nest of birds in a nearby oak tree, local cat Millie avoided being killed by the concept of curiosity today – instead meeting her demise under the hind wheel of a Pontiac Sunfire.
Embarking on an exciting adventure on what was a fine January morning, the 9-year-old – seemingly oblivious to the power of man’s four-wheel creation – was seen ambling along a local street at around 3pm Wednesday – about 4 minutes before the car, not curiosity, flattened it like a pancake. Read the full story
Posted in Society
Posted on 06 June 2011.
I have got to stop eating out at these back alley streets here in China. It’s summer; and it’s hot: and all the foods here in China are rotten!
Did you know that Chinese people eat dogs too? Yeah, they put them in a stew. And it’s delicious!
They eat cats too. But there is just not enough meat on the cats.
Dog meats are mostly lean, as compared to pork. Read the full story
Posted in Serious Commentary
Posted on 01 June 2010.
Providence, RI – Sir Wiggims, the 12-pound Persian who belongs to Sherry and Gordon Foster is not any ordinary house cat. In fact, most who see him in action wonder if he is indeed a dog in cat’s clothing. That’s because Wiggims behaves nothing like what we normally associate with cats. Read the full story
Posted in Science