Friday, February 11, 2011

Lip paint: twice as nauseating as a chipmunk grooming itself


Must.. stop... sugar ...intake... having... glucose... overload...


P.S. To my darling daughter MO: if you ever do this I will disinherit you and set fire to your room. Unless it is Halloween or you are trying for an insanity plea in some murder trial.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Daily dose of saccharin: slow motion chipmunk

Even Mr. Spanky has to admit that this is incredibly cute for what is otherwise a miserable flea-bitten little tree rodent. It was the two pawed complete head rub at 00:18 that did me in. Link

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Aphids: the Japanese Manga Stars of the insect world

From the Boing Boing Flickr pool: link. Sort of looks like little green Domos. Per wikipedia: "Aphids, also known as plant lice and in Britain and the Commonwealth as greenflies, blackflies or whiteflies, are small sap sucking insects, and members of the superfamily Aphidoidea."