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Posted February 5, 2014 by Arnold Carreiro

Considering how Sea World is still reeling over the backlash from the
2013 documentary “Blackfish,” it was a matter of moments after it was
announced that there will be a pair of killer whales on display during
the Sochi Winter Olympics before people began to object.

Posted February 3, 2014 by Laurie Kay Olson

It sounds like the beginning of a lame joke -- "So a giraffe walks into a restaurant . . ." It's no joke. At The Lion Park just outside of Johannesburg, South Africa, a giraffe decided to see how the other half lives when he entered an open-air restaurant. It gave park-goers the surprise experience of a lifetime and was caught on video.

Posted February 3, 2014 by Ron Callari

It's a little known fact, especially since they won the Super Bowl, but
in actuality there is no bird in ornithology known as the seahawk.
Multiple sources, including the Seattle Seahawks' own website admits that seahawks don't exist.

Posted January 31, 2014 by Ron Callari

Our pets always seem to get into the act. Whether it's conducting their own Super Bowl [this year marks the 'Puppy Bowl's' 10th year] or it's the birth of the newest Clydesdale foal, our furry and aquatic friends are always there to remind us they liked to be included in the Big Game's annual festivities.

Posted January 31, 2014 by Laurie Kay Olson

Sad news came across Facebook yesterday with the announcement that popular internet sensation Colonel Meow passed away suddenly this week. Meow's faithful Slave Beast (aka Anne Marie Avey) has not yet disclosed the cause of his death stating that she would post more details once she has had a few days to grieve. Meow's minions around the world are also dealing with the loss and end of his campaign for world domination.

Posted January 30, 2014 by Laurie Kay Olson

There are times when taking in a stray cat can be more of a blessing than you ever thought it could be. For Judy Godfrey-Brown of North Wales it was a downright miracle. Her dog Terfel had been losing his sight to cataracts and was increasingly limiting himself to his basket so that he wouldn't keep crashing into the furniture. Then came Pwditat and everything began to change.

Posted January 29, 2014 by Ron Callari

Believe it or not, the Earthlings with the largest brains two million years ago were not humans. Nor were they apes
or dinosaurs. The largest brains were those of dolphins. The most
dramatic increase in brain-to-body ratio actually occurred 35 million
years ago, according to Lori Marino who
studies fossilized brains at the University of Atlanta. According to
her research, something happened to make their medium-sized brains

Posted January 29, 2014 by Laurie Kay Olson

 Last October a pit bull named Jack saved Kitty, the family cat, from an attack by coyotes. Pit bulls have gotten a really bad reputation over the past couple of
decades and it has led to numerous communities banning the breed. While
some of the dogs have shown aggressive and even violent tendencies, they
can also have a sweet, caring side that gets far less press. This has
led to many debates over whether it is really the dogs or the owners
that are at fault.