Monday, May 31, 2010

how to tell if your cat is plotting to kill you




More cats.

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Max cat
image c2010 Carole Terwilliger Meyers


Friday, May 28, 2010

baton-twirling bear


Anyone understand Japanese?


More bears.  

More items from Japan. 

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Saturday, May 22, 2010

baby seal's swimming lesson


A sea lion pup at the Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium takes swimming lessons with her mother, Zoe.


More sea lions/seals.

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Wednesday, May 19, 2010

kitty computer game


Just start left-clicking your mouse and be sure your sound is on. Warning: It took me a long time to want to stop clicking.
http://meowmania.jqln.org


More cats.

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Tuesday, May 18, 2010

Monday, May 17, 2010

the longest everything



The webwite with the longest name is the place to go to find out what the longest (everything) is.

aircraft carrier--the USS Enterprise
coma--Elaine Esposito, who was dubbed "Sleeping Beauty"--37 years 111 days
insect--a walking stick that measured just under 22 inches


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Thursday, May 6, 2010

record-breaking dish of hummus


A new Guinness World Record was set in Abu Ghosh near Jerusalem, Israel, this year for the largest serving of hummus. The record-breaking hummus dish weighed 8,992 pounds and was spread into a 20-foot satellite dish, beating the previous Guinness World Record set in Lebanon two months earlier.


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