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In this Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009 photo, Boomer, a 180-pound Landseer Newfoundland dog, drinks water from the kitchen sink at Caryn Weber’s home south of Casselton, N.D. The dog measures seven feet from nose to tail. stands 36 inches tall at the shoulders… and weighs 180 pounds.

via The Associated Press: ND woman’s 7-foot-long dog could be record holder.

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October 8, 2009 Posted by | animals, dogs | | Comments Off on Top Big dog

Hello, 911? There’s a body on the roof.

A maintenance crew discovered what looked like a mutilated body with a severed head on top of an Anchorage office building. But any urgency responding police officers had Wednesday calmed once they discovered the remains were the partial carcass of an ungulate, likely a moose.

via The Associated Press: ‘Body’ on top of building likely a moose carcass.

Getting the moose up there is not as spectacular a feat as it at first sounds. It was a one story building.

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Thought for the day…Thanks, Aimee

Thoughts on a Station Platform

It ought to be plain

How little you gain

By getting excited and vexed.

You’ll always be late for the previous train,

And always in time for the next.


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October 8, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | | Comments Off on Thought for the day…Thanks, Aimee

Ghost voice in the video? You decide.

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“A shocked mum was left stunned after she heard the voice of an eerie “ghost” while watching a family home video. Sarah Mackessy was filming her kids during a day out at The Enchanted Forest nature reserve in Tunbridge Wells, Kent.

The excited mum had taken video of her eight-week-old son Mack while her partner and two other children were playing nearby. But when the family watched back the video later that evening they were shocked to hear a terrifying voice groan “I’m alive” as the tiny tot stares at the screen…”

There’s more with video at Scary ‘ghost’ in tot home video | The Sun |News.

October 8, 2009 Posted by | ghost | , | Comments Off on Ghost voice in the video? You decide.