Wednesday, June 24, 2015

pet bird takes bath in owner's hands


This is amazing!  This sweet little finch can't wait to jump into its owner's hands for drink and bath!

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More baths.

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Friday, June 19, 2015

listen to lovely music on this 27-string guitar


Musician Keith Medley performs “Ancestors” on his unique 27-string guitar.  He made it himself.

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Friday, June 12, 2015

fly with the Blue Angels


I actually once had the opportunity to fly in a Blue Angels plane during practice in San Francisco.  But I was young and foolish and scared and so declined.  This video helps make up for that.

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Wednesday, June 10, 2015

snowmobile river ride


On a cold day in Iceland, this guy takes his snowmobile off the land and right into a river.  
 
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Monday, June 8, 2015

how many capybaras can fit in a hot tub?


These cute capybaras are enjoying a soak in a hot tub at the Saitama Children’s Zoo in Japan.

More zoo items.

More items from Japan. 

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Friday, June 5, 2015

cotton candy in China


Where was this guy when I was in China a few weeks ago? I WANT! I wonder how much this beautiful bouquet of cotton candy costs. Anyone know?

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Wednesday, June 3, 2015

talking dog


This fluffy white pooch can talk and sing!

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item contributed by Irene Lloyd

Monday, June 1, 2015

shrine to shopping in China


Dubai--watch and weep.  Let's go shopping in the world's biggest building.  329 football fields can fit inside!

More China.  

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