Let's say that you are tired of all of the shiny Christmas ornaments cluttering up your tree. Let's also say that you want something simpler and more rustic. Perhaps something with a nice homemade touch to it. Then these lovely Meow-y Christmas and Happy Paw-lidays ornaments are for you!
Today is the 75th anniversary of the day the Japanese bombed the U.S. Naval Base at Pearl Harbor in Hawaii. This little dog was lucky enough to be part of the Coast Guard instead of the Navy so he was in a different place at the time.
Many Americans have pet dogs and cats, and would never consider killing them for sustenance. Yet 'dog meat' is a common dish in the West African nation of Nigeria and has a long history in Chinese cuisine. In the States, there seems to be a double standard where we find it heartbreaking to witness a dog being abused but can justify cows and pigs brought to slaughter to feed a portion of our population.