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Wacky, Tacky & True News Archive
If you ever wanted to check out Abu Dhabi's Liwa Oasis (a very scenic desert), from the comfort of your own home — you're in luck.
Google recently hired a local camel to capture a 'street view,' of the desert by affixing Google's Trekker camera to the animal's hump. Google's trekker camera is usually placed on the top of cars, so this low-tech solution was definitely a first for the company!!
Spiders are terrifying enough as it is… the last thing they need is problem solving skills.
The day spiders learn to open doors is the day we start searching for a new planet.
Proof of spider intelligence was recently found online: photos of a spider web anchored by a stone, suspended in mid-air.
Meet Lazarus the wonder dog!!
Life can throw all sorts of death at him, but he just won't give up. He's survived near fatal heartworms, a car accident, and an even an attempt to euthanize him!!
Lazarus ended up in an Alabama dog shelter after being hit by a car. His owner was moving and no longer able to care for the pup, so they just left him there at the shelter. Poor pup!
The shelter tried to get Lazarus adopted but no one was interested, so less than a month later, a vet came to the shelter and lethally injected him. Normally, this sad story would end here. But not for Lazarus.
A road crew in Washington is locked in an epic battle against a powerful foe:
A tenacious beaver!!
The crew has had to remove a beaver dam three times since August!
One of the dams was 40-feet-long and 3-feet-high!! Cray cray!!
Well, this isn't the usual kind of lamb we see, but it's still a miracle!
This two-headed lamb was born five days ago at Slope Point Backpackers accommodations in New Zealand — and the owners Andrew Wilson and Justine Parker gave it the best name ever:
Is That Several Dozen Turtles Down Your Pants Or Are You Just Happy To See Us? Man Caught Crossing Border With 51 Live Turtles In His Sweatpants!
Kai Xu, a Canadian man, was caught trying to cross the border into Canada smuggling some contraband:
51 live turtles!!
Seriously, we couldn't make this stuff up, he legit had 51 live turtles taped to his legs and groin!
Well, this isn't your typical love story!!
Two donkeys in a Poland zoo (and lovers of ten years!), were recently reunited after a very unfortunate separation.
Antosia and Napoleon were placed in different pens after parents complained about their excessive