Well Mannered Dogs Say Grace Before Meals

Dogs Say Grace Before Meals

And you thought your little puppy was smart!These Chinese dogs say a heartfelt prayer before meals.And when they're done, they bus their own dishes. … [Read more...]

Buon Compleanno, Roma! The Eternal City May Be Older Than We Thought!


As the city of Rome prepares to celebrate its 2,767th birthday on April 21, archeologists have uncovered evidence that the city may be even older than they thought.Tradition is that the city of Rome was founded on April 21, 753 B.C. by two brothers, Romulus and Remus, who were raised by a wolf.But on Sunday, April 13, archeologists reported that they'd unearthed evidence of a wall which had been constructed at least 200 years earlier than that.  Patrizia Fortini, head of the Roman Forum … [Read more...]

No More Baked Beans For You!

Cow flatulence

The Obama Administration's "Climate Action Plan" aims to save the earth by reducing flatulence.This is the kind of story to tickle the six-year-old kid in the last row in the classroom.  You know the kid:  the guy who can toot on command, and who loves to create faux farts in his armpit during math tests by raising and lowering his elbow...  the bane of classroom etiquette, the kid who singlehandedly raised the teacher's blood pressure by three points last semester. *     *     *     *     * … [Read more...]