The Strange Case of 'Joe Exotic,' the Zookeeper Accused of Attempted Murder
"I am the most dangerous exotic animal owner on this planet right now. And before you bring me down, it is my belief that you will stop breathing."
Ancient Humans to Blame for Killing Australia’s 1,000-Pound Kangaroos
Even tens of thousands of years ago, we were messing up the ecosystem.
Meredith Rutland Bauer
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The Kind of Dinner Heroes Eat
Welcome back to Stranger Than Flicktion, our Flickr-inspired column. We provide writers with five random food-related Flickr images and ask them to construct a fictional short story in under five days. In this edition, a hero's trip to a steakhouse...
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DETROIT LIONS: CRACKMAN
Every Sunday Ron Crachiola tansforms himself into CRACKMAN! Shedding his church clothes to reveal overalls, a hardhat, argyle socks and workboots, he then heads to the games in his custom Lions pickup truck and/or minibus.
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The Humane Society Took Secret Video at a Trophy Hunting Convention in Vegas
It gives a raw look at the industry without the veneer of protecting animals.
DJ Khaled Reveals ‘Major Key’ Album Cover Which Is the Greatest Album Cover Maybe Ever
He’s in the jungle! There’s a lion! So many flowers!
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A Chilean Man Tried to Feed Himself to a Bunch of Zoo Lions
Franco Luis Ferrada survived his alleged suicide attempt, but now two lions are dead.
A Graffiti Extremist’s Winter Diary of Spraypaint and Isolation
Photographer Ray Mock offers a rare glimpse into the world of ATAK, one of the graffiti underworld's young kings whose limited-edition zine 'Northern Boundary' depicts graffiti action in sub-zero temperatures and white-out conditions.
How Texting Helps Maasai Farmers Avoid Lion Attacks in Rural Tanzania
Cellphones are still relatively new in some parts of Tanzania, but have drastically impacted the way farmers work.
The Obama Administration Just Made It Virtually Impossible for Hunters to Import African Lion Trophies
The US Fish and Wildlife Service has put two sub-species of lion under federal endangered species protection five months after the killing of an iconic African lion set off global outrage.
Lions Are Being Poisoned in Kenya — And It's All Because of Land Disputes
Conservationists say herdsman are increasingly using poison to kill and sicken animals that roam in areas where they graze their livestock.
Hannah K. Gold
The Batshit Crazy Details of Green Bay's Rodgers-to-Rodgers Hail Mary
It was amazing for everyone—well, except the Lions.
Liam Daniel Pierce