Thursday, August 19, 2010
The blog is busy working on writing A BOOK (Whoo Hoo!), so for today go check out these stories of bad behavior elsewhere:
Even worse than the antelopes who pretend they see a lion to keep a mate from wandering off: Male water striders summon predators to blackmail females into having sex.
Dormice stand (or maybe lie, cute and sleepy) in the way of progress. (OK, we have a sneaking admiration for this kind of thing, actually. Are we getting soft in our old age?)
On Ugly Overload, I reminisce about an animal with very ugly behavior.
And from The Oatmeal: Five Very Good Reasons to Punch a Dolphin in the Mouth.