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Snarky Stories: Hank and The Peach Pit

Weekends are fun and should not be filled with angry rants. So, on the weekends, I will be posting fun stories to enjoy. Think of them as grown-up fairy tales. 1,968 more words

Snarky Bedtime Stories

Forget Shark Week, This is Dowdy's Top 10 List of Dickhead Animals

I am issuing a challenge to all you shark fanatics out there:  whenever this over-hyped week ends, I would like you to list all the NEW things you learned about sharks that you didn’t learn last year or the year before or the year before…. 1,321 more words

Things You Should Know

EEE kills 3 cassowary birds at Va. Zoo

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) – The Virginia Zoo announced Wednesday three young cassowary chicks died from Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE).

According to the Zoo, two of the 28-day-old chicks were found dead on the morning of July 17 and a third died later that day. 252 more words

Local News

The World's Most Dangerous Bird

What’s the world’s most dangerous bird? I’ll wait. I wouldn’t be surprised if you threw out names like eagle, hawk, ostrich, angry hen. And you’d be wrong. 395 more words

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The Traveller

All his life, Ratite the cassowary had lived in the Sydney Zoo. He didn’t mind that so much. He knew he was lucky to even have a fabricated habitat considering 80 % of his natural home, the lowland rainforest had been destroyed in the last 100 years. 454 more words

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