Animals

China Turns Pandas into Olympic Ambassadors

July 29, 2008 / No Comments

If you build it they will come. If you stage them, they will come. If you put the pandas on display, they will come.  Beijing has brought 8 Giant Pandas to the city and put them on display for Olympic visitors and elsewise. Since June 5th, more than 1 million people have come to see the ambassadors for sport, the ...

Topless Girls Protest Bullfights with Blood

July 26, 2008 / 1 Comment

  I am serious now. I have got to come up with a plan that girls everywhere will protest against. Girls will go bare to protest bear skins. I could bear that. And others went topless to protest KFC. At least 15 celebrities posed nude for the planet(not really a protest.) Well, here are some more girls, going topless and having blood ...

Feet Cleaning Fish

July 25, 2008 / 9 Comments

There's a beauty salon in Virginia that is tapping into a natural resource to clean their clients' feet ... fish! The salon is using bottom feeders to suck on, nibble away at, eat at the dead skin on the feet of their customers. This sounds like something that might come out of America. Too lazy to bend over and scrub their ...

70lb Big Head Carp

July 25, 2008 / No Comments

A Chinese dude landed a 32.5kg (71.5lb) big head carp. Yeah, I suppose if a fish weighed in at the size of the maximum weight for a piece of luggage, it would have a big head. The carp was also 1.38m (4'6") tall. The man was fishing in a 60-meter deep water pit and the fish was caught with a net ...

If These Elephant Images Don’t Make You Mad….

July 25, 2008 / No Comments

If these images of what happens to elephants who are poached for their ivory don't make you mad as ... I almost swore here, but I don't do that ... then you are as insensitive as the people who seek out the ivory regardless of the creatures who must give their lives for it. This is how poachers leave elephants. ...

Spraying for Bugs, Man Blows Up Apartment

July 23, 2008 / No Comments

This guy is a Darwin Award Candidate if there ever was one. Wall-E would be proud, too, to know that the bugs survived but the man almost didn't, nor his apartment. Some knucklehead who was trying to get rid of bugs in his apartment sprayed for the pests. Warning! Warning! Idiot has flammable spray in the kitchen. The spray blew up ...

Leopard vs Crocodile – Who wins (Series of Pics)

July 23, 2008 / 1 Comment

When a leopard goes up against a crocodile, who you gonna bet on? A wildlife photographer who was shooting hippos at a waterhole in Kruger National Park happened upon an encounter between the two. A fearsome fight ensued with a history of the crocodiles getting the upper jaw. But this time? The leopard attacks   The cat hits the ...

Lion Feeds on Man, Part II

July 22, 2008 / No Comments

  Well, we have already discussed a bit about when tigers eat men here at Greenpacks. And we know who the most fearsome kittens in the world are, too. Not to mention, which celebrity wants to save the giant feline. Can you say Indiana Jones? But, what happens when man becomes dinner for their cousins, the lion? A mentally-ill man in ...

Sky Aquarium

July 22, 2008 / 1 Comment

Who's Looking at Whom?   Those guys down there look like bottom feeders.   Can you find Nemo? Sky aquarium. Those are two words you might not find in the same sentence, much less right next to one another. There's a skyscraper in Tokyo, Roppongi Hills that has an aquarium on the 52nd floor. The giant high-living fish tank has over 20,000 fish and 500 ...

Koala Survives 7-mile Head-in-Car-Grill Ride

July 18, 2008 / No Comments

Talk about survival of the fittest? There is one Koala in Australia that took on a car, got his head stuck in the grill and still came out a survivor. Could he be on television? A car hit the 8-years old bear at high speed, the bear got his head stuck in the grill of the car and went for ...