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Please, never say 'poo', unless you're addressing a bunch of 3-year-olds

With writing of The natural history of dung well underway, I am obviously alert to every instance of excrement in the news. The trouble is that journalists seem not to be able to bring themselves to mention it without falling back on the infantile term ‘poo’. 144 more words

General Stuff

Charlie's Discoveries: Defying the House Mouse

Last week, my housemate (the Great-Super-J-Mate obviously) opened the drawer that contains all his food, and found that the wrappings had been torn. When he looked a bit more closely, he also found droppings. 289 more words

Charlie's Discoveries

Crest Theatre's Snack Bar Closed After Failing Health Inspection

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – The snack bar at the Crest Theatre has been closed after failing a health re-inspection Wednesday.

Today’s Sacramento County safety inspection states 30 small rodent dropping were found throughout the front cabinets, twenty droppings were found to the left of the bucket below the popcorn maker, and ten droppings were found on bags of unused popcorn in a storage room. 73 more words


When the Crows Awoke

I was there when the crows awoke
I’d seen them the night before
Flocking to nearby trees
Under cover of night
A whole murder of crows… 240 more words


Day One Hundred and Fifty: Bird Dropping

Lucky for some, so they say, but like all mess, it descends seemingly from on high and spreads all over the perfection we thought we had. 71 more words

Garden Of God's Heart

Tobacco Hornworm

The easiest way to find well-camouflaged caterpillars is to first find their droppings.

Two tobacco hornworms fed on the same  flowering tobacco plant (Nicotiana sylvestris) 86 more words