Check out the skein of geese at A Walk Through Durham Township, Pennsylvania. Spring is here. Ye gods, what a photo. Here's another good one — one of many good ones — by Kathleen Connally.
Heather Havrilesky wrote "an ode to loud, stinky, filthy canines and the pathologically needy people who love them" for Salon last month, and of course it's terrific. I LOL'd.
All real! Amazing tilt-shift vid:
Very cool bookstore door on Flickr. [H/T: Rag & Bone Blog]
Hunter Angler Gardener Cook repays a debt — in blood. Mmm, blood...
God Said It, I Believe It, That Settles It.
Bill Would Allow Texas School to Grant Master's Degree in Science for Creationism.
smARThistory: a totally terrific art history web book. With sheep! [H/T: Vagabundia]
Extremely low-frequency electromagnetic fields disrupt magnetic alignment of ruminants. [H/T: Ars Technica]
Live by the sword, die by the sword: Horse falls, crushes attacking pit bull. That was after the SUV collision. And the horse walked away with a few scratches...! No word on the rider.
Old [Feb.] but cringe-errific: Stimulus for bloggers.
This is animal husbandry: raccoon butt shelf. Don't miss the comments.
And, um, bringing up the rear: a massive “floor sticker” in an Jakarta shopping center, best viewed from above:
Eeeww! Designed by Perwanal Saatchi & Saatchi in Jakarta, Indonesia; photo from the cool hunter.