Sunday, February 28, 2010

penguin colony


From the sky, this picture might look like a polluted river, or a field of flowers . . .
http://www.funny-potato.com/penguins-pictures.html


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Friday, February 26, 2010

rooster's crow gets stuck


How would you like this sound to wake up to?


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Thursday, February 25, 2010

penguin excels at table tennis


Forget the winter olympics! This snow-bound penguin displays quite a talent and provides quite a show in this Carlsberg Sport commercial.


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Wednesday, February 24, 2010

dancing on treadmills



I could get into doing this treadmill routine to OK Go's "Here It Goes Again."


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Monday, February 22, 2010

the man who walked around the world



This nice little ditty about Johnnie Walker stars Robert Carlyle walking the hills of Loch Doyne in Scotland. Of special interest--it was filmed in one continuous shot and took Robert 40 tries to get it right.


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Saturday, February 20, 2010

homeless man in San Francisco loses, then finds, kitty



I saw this homeless guy and his kitty in S.F. yesterday. I petted the kitty and put $1 in the guy's cup. The kitty is a sweetie but could use some grooming.


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photo c2010 Mike Kepka/The Chronicle

Thursday, February 18, 2010

rare black jaguar births spotted cub



It all happened at the zoo in Yaduda, Jordan.  Read all about it.


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updated August 28, 2015

Wednesday, February 17, 2010

creepy motion portraits



Just upload a photo of someone, click the "c" button on the right bottom of the photo when you see a balloon float by with features you like. Then, if you like it as applied to the photo, just click the camera button, make a copy, and add it to your files.  No longer available.


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updated August 28, 2015

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

how to store and organize cats



You've heard about how hard it is to herd cats--try storing them!


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updated August 28, 2015

Friday, February 12, 2010

all you need is love



On December 7th, 2009 at 1:30pm GMT Starbucks invited musicians from all over the world to sing together at the same time to raise awareness for AIDS in Africa. (scroll down)


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image c2009 Carole Terwilliger Meyers







Wednesday, February 10, 2010

Tuesday, February 9, 2010

bored cat


Nothing ever happens.
Now I'm bored, too.


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Monday, February 8, 2010

cat attemps murder


Not really. More like oblivious college kid exercises with back to TV. Let's hope the TV isn't real and that a mean roommate didn't set the whole thing up.


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Sunday, February 7, 2010

ice surfer gets busted


I’ve never seen an ice surfer before. Cool, in more ways than one.


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Thursday, February 4, 2010

think twice before you hand over that valet key


In fact, you might just want to park your car yourself.

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Tuesday, February 2, 2010

jump-roping half-time routine


You'll be jumping out of your seat when you watch this spectacular jump rope performance by U.S. Naval Academy "Kings Firecrackers."



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Monday, February 1, 2010