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Rico, the Raccoon

I found this guy (for the second time within a week) around 5PM at the edges of High Park, Toronto. I call him: Rico, the Raccoon. 39 more words


Marvel And Disney Are Discussing More 'Avengers' And 'Guardians Of The Galaxy' Spin Offs

Marvel and Disney’s plan to coordinate several films — with spin offs and teamups as needed — has been absurdly profitable, and Marvel president Kevin Feige… 183 more words



Photographer Dell Collum is a big fan of nature and capturing nature on camera.  He does an admirable job of it; getting new shots (almost) daily for a good three years.  44 more words


Happy Easter!

It’s Easter morning, and my how times have changed.  The kids are all still sleeping.  Years ago, by this time of the morning, they had already all woken us up, found their baskets, and inhaled pounds of sugar.  290 more words


An Object of Beauty

I first laid eyes on it back in January at the Bluffton, Ohio fireworks store. It was beautiful, but I let it slip by.

However, the more I thought about it, the more I realized I was destined to own it. 182 more words


"Gimpy the Raccoon" by Richard F. Yates

This is Gimpy, the reject raccoon.

He shows up at our house, by himself, most mornings looking to steal cat food; (the rest of the raccoons all tend to pal around together and prowl at night.) When he shows up on the back porch, limping and looking a bit confused, Callie (our back porch cat) smacks the crap out of him, but he keeps coming back. 67 more words