Oldster's View

Fight Against Maturity

Where’s the Pied Piper when you need him?

Pest controllers were called to an office in Kennington used by weapons and technology experts at the Metropolitan Police after reports of ‘mice everywhere’.

They found that a family of mice had set up home in a pile of paperwork on one police worker’s messy desk, reports the Daily Telegraph.

via Ananova – Mouse nest found on policeman’s desk.

January 5, 2010 Posted by | animals, cops | , | Comments Off on Where’s the Pied Piper when you need him?

I didn’t know that mice go to gyms…


Canadian and U.S. researchers say there is a direct correlation between the length of fingers and being motivated to hit the gym.

Researchers at the University of Alberta and University of California-Riverside, who conducted a study using 1,000 white mice, said the findings seem to support a stronger connection between digit length, voluntary exercise and high levels of prenatal stress hormones — indicated by the difference in activity level between the control mice and the selectively bred, active mice.


Please tell me this wasn’t funded with tax money.

September 21, 2008 Posted by | animals, Strange | , , | Comments Off on I didn’t know that mice go to gyms…