Jurassic Park Revisited!


  From I fucking love science: “When we broke the ice beneath her stomach, the blood flowed out from there, it was very dark,” Grigoryev, who is a scientist at the Yakutsk-based Northeastern Federal University, told AFP. “This is the most astonishing case in my entire life. How was it possible for it to remain […]

Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster…


<Link> Note from Ralphie: I am considering converting as I have seen the sauce, which is rather cheeky. “Have you been touched by his noodly appendage?” The Church of the Flying Spaghetti Monster, also know as Pastafarianism, is a tongue in cheek religion supposedly founded by beer-loving pirates. The “FSM,” this alternative religion’s lone deity, can […]

A Picnic is a Fun Thing: a bit of history on eating outdoors.


Click <here> to read more! From  Annette Bromley on Expertscolumn: Novels, short stories, even community histories talk about picnics and how the common picnic has served folks and brought people together through the ages. A picnic, according to the dictionary is “a meal taken in the open air (outside) for pleasure or excursion (people traveling long […]

India bans dolphinaria and cites dolphin personhood.


From Cetacean Rights: From time to time we like to contact you to bring you news of the latest development in the campaign to have the rights of whales and dolphin recognised. This week the campaign has taken a giant leap forward with a national government citing the evidence for dolphin personhood and rights as […]

High School Reunion? – Joke


From “funny jokes & pics “ I noticed his diploma, which bore his full name. Suddenly, I remembered a tall, handsome, dark-haired boy with the same name had been in my high school class some 30-odd years ago. Could he be the same guy that i had a secret crush on, way back then? Upon […]

Molecular Trigger for Alzheimer’s Disease Identified


To read more <Click here!> May 20, 2013 — Researchers have pinpointed a catalytic trigger for the onset of Alzheimer’s disease – when the fundamental structure of a protein molecule changes to cause a chain reaction that leads to the death of neurons in the brain. For the first time, scientists at Cambridge’s Department of […]

Empathy in Apes!


From Support For The Elderly: “Binti Jua is a western lowland gorilla female in the Brookfield Zoo, in Brookfield, Illinois. Binti is most well known for an incident which occurred on August 16, 1996, when she was eight years old.A three-year old boy climbed the wall around her zoo enclosure and fell 18 feet onto concrete below, rendering […]

Two Beggars – Joke


From  cheleshere on Experience Project:   Two beggars were sitting side by side on a street in Rome. One held a Cross in front of him; the other one was holding the Star of David. Many people passed by, looked at both beggars, but only put money into the hat of the beggar holding the Cross. The […]

Red Bull – Public Health Warning!


From http://rense.com/general88/bull.htm France & Denmark have banned it from the country… RED BULL – slow death … Do NOT drink this drink anymore! Pay attention…read everything… As a public health safety, please pass on this email to all the contacts in your address book especially those with teenage children. This drink is SOLD in all the supermarkets IN OUR country and […]

Guilt-free clothing!


From http://www.avaaz.org/en/crushed_to_make_our_clothes_loc/?fp – Sign the petition! 524,431 have signed. Let’s get to 1,000,000 Posted: 3 May 2013 We’ve all seen the horrific images of hundreds of innocent women burned or crushed to death in factories while making our clothes. In the next few days we can get companies to stop it happening again. Big fashion brands source from hundreds of factories in Bangladesh.Two […]

Performance evaluations in a large US Corporation.- LOLLLL


  From FB~ Troublemakers   These individual quotes were reportedly taken from actual employee performance evaluations in a large US Corporation. ******* (1) “Since my last report, this employee has reached rock bottom…..and has started to dig.” (2) “His men would follow him anywhere…but only out of morbid curiosity.” (3) “I would not allow this employee […]