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3:12 PM, November 4th, 2011

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life:

It’s time for Photos of the Week.

A baby hippopotamus lies next to its mother on the day it meets the public for the first time at the Berlin Zoo on Nov. 1. The baby was born at the zoo on Oct. 23.

Baby hippo! “Round can also be like a hippopotamus, like me!” -Sarah

Get up on those hind legs, baby hippo!

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11:19 AM, November 4th, 2011

nwkarchivist:

The Forgotten Sorrowful Saga of the Great Ruffian, Part I

Filly’s Lib

…But the candidate with the real charisma- the people’s choice who has inspired the current bidding war between racetracks- is the magnificent filly Ruffian.  Undefeated, and far superior to any of her female rivals, the barrel-chested star is the odds-on favorite to wrap up New York’s Triple Crown for Fillies…the excitement generated by Ruffian have made this season unique, so several tracks have cast aside traditional races in a headlong dash dash toward a match race…please read on

Newsweek  June 23, 1975

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6:37 PM, October 28th, 2011

Save us! We are Moe (left) and Curly (right). Even if you just want to be foster parents for a while, until we find a good, permanent home. No vet bills required; just feeding and litter. Thank you and meow!

4:40 PM, September 30th, 2011
It’s the last day of September, so we feel justified looking at….Cats in Costume!!

It’s the last day of September, so we feel justified looking at….Cats in Costume!!

4:18 PM, September 30th, 2011
newsweek:

And so ends Occupy Radiohead Day on nwk tumblr. Now, let us turn our attention to this fantastic little Red Panda cub and his ongoing search for a name. His keepers at the Binder Park Zoo are considering five options—Dagan, Connolly, Reid, Xu (pronounced “shoe”), and Di—and they’d like some help with the final selection from the Internet.

Warning: DO NOT search on Google Images for red pandas if you want to get anything done for the rest day.

newsweek:

And so ends Occupy Radiohead Day on nwk tumblr. Now, let us turn our attention to this fantastic little Red Panda cub and his ongoing search for a name. His keepers at the Binder Park Zoo are considering five options—Dagan, Connolly, Reid, Xu (pronounced “shoe”), and Di—and they’d like some help with the final selection from the Internet.

Warning: DO NOT search on Google Images for red pandas if you want to get anything done for the rest day.

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11:02 AM, September 28th, 2011
RIP, Heidi the (Cross-Eyed) Possum :(

RIP, Heidi the (Cross-Eyed) Possum :(

2:35 PM, September 27th, 2011

Frank and Louie is the name of a cat that was born with two faces—two mouths, two noses, two normal eyes, and one large non-functioning eye in the center.

4:45 PM, September 9th, 2011

Lunchtime chilling with Linus in a pot.

2:39 PM, September 6th, 2011
The best part of the day was when we discovered that both Newsweek and The Daily Beast, prior to NewsBeast, had each done their own freakishly large animals galleries. Is this the part where I say “great minds”?

The best part of the day was when we discovered that both Newsweek and The Daily Beast, prior to NewsBeast, had each done their own freakishly large animals galleries. Is this the part where I say “great minds”?

4:28 PM, August 12th, 2011

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abcworldnews:

Photographer Carli Davidson’s photo “Shake 2,” from her series, “Shake,” in which she shows dogs drying themselves off. The dog pictured is Mane, a Dogue de Bordeaux. Courtesy Carli Davidson (www.carlidavidson.com) (Taken with instagram)

Goofball. 

This is your furry Friday.

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