#BornThisDay: Writer, Mark Doty

August 10, 1953- Mark Doty is one of my favorite American poets. Elegant, unflinching, melancholy, his words haunt me. I appreciate the duality of the rural & the urbane in his ... See the Rest

Handimals: Guido Daniele’s Hyper-Realistic Animal Hands

Italian artist Guido Daniele transforms human hands into ‘handimals’, jaw-dropping photo-realistic animal portraits. WITHOUT USING PHOTOSHOP. Check them out after the jump! ... See the Rest

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Kids + Technology = Missing Out On Life’s Surprises

This picture says it all. What's the point of bringing your kids to a zoo then giving them an iPad when they are front and center at a breathtaking lion exhibit? True, she could be ... See the Rest

Cute Animals Eating Watermelon of the Day

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We’re Not Exaggerating When We Say This Is the Most Adorable, Cutest Video Ever

"If It Fits, I Sits: The Supercut." Bless its supercut heart. ... See the Rest

Awesome Animal Clip Reel

And we don't use the word "awesome" often. It's even more awesome if you turn off the pretentious soundtrack and just hum something.     ... See the Rest