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Debra Jane Campbell | Posted 10.10.2016 | Politics
Debra Jane Campbell

"A civilization is not destroyed by wicked people; it is not necessary that they be wicked but only that they be spineless." Nelson Mandela It is ti...

Roads Are Modern Hunting Fields

Sonia Faruqi | Posted 07.26.2016 | Green
Sonia Faruqi

I drove to a national park with my husband for a nature-filled retreat this summer. The drive was long and the hour twilight. The roads were gray and shadowed, trees forming triangular apparitions on either side.

This Company Turns Roadkill Into High Fashion Fur Wear

Associated Press | Lee Moran | Posted 12.20.2016 | Weird News

BOSTON (AP) — Pamela Paquin's source for fashion is either "tres chic" or will make you shriek. She creates neck muffs, leg warmers, hats, purses an...

Roadkill Grill? Feast On Street Meat At Vermont Festival

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 10.29.2015 | Weird News

If you've ever spotted an animal carcass on the highway and wanted to know how it tasted, you're in luck: Hotel Vermont's "Wild About Vermont" festiva...

Safe Passages, or How Did the Grizzly Bear Cross the Road?

Cristina Eisenberg | Posted 05.03.2015 | Green
Cristina Eisenberg

One of the busiest Canadian roadways slices through Canada's Banff National Park, creating a lethal corridor for wildlife. In the 1970s, animals died so frequently here that people called the highway the "meat maker."

Take the Good Road

Devishobha Ramanan | Posted 09.21.2014 | Technology
Devishobha Ramanan

"My first car was a motorcycle." -- Adam Carolla Motorcycles exude an inexplicable desirability. There's a a certain machismo and vulnerability assoc...

Is It Okay To Eat Roadkill?

Epicurious | Posted 06.02.2014 | Taste

What do you think? Would you ever eat roadkill?

Is Roadkill Safer Than Chicken McNuggets?

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 11.02.2013 | Weird News

This month, Montana will enact a new ”roadkill law” that allows drivers who accidentally kill big game to harvest the meat within 24 hours. Sur...

Congress Should Take a Tip From Montana

Greg Schwem | Posted 01.23.2014 | Comedy
Greg Schwem

Congress, you definitely need a "time out." So please look to Big Sky Country. Finish your business, adjourn and take a year off. I think we can survive.

WATCH: You Won't Believe What This Man Eats For Dinner

HuffPost Live | Posted 03.28.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

Roadkill for dinner? To some people, the idea isn't as crazy as it sounds. UK resident Jonathan McGowan has lived off roadkill for over 30 years. He j...

Elderly Man Eats Roadkill - Yeah, Even The Mangled Kind (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 03.15.2013 | Weird News

One man's road filled with the rotting, mangled corpses of unlucky fauna is another man's dining table. Specifically, this UK man: Arthur Boyt, 73,...

PHOTOS: Designer Creates Wedding Gowns Out Of Roadkill

Posted 03.20.2013 | Weddings

If you're a winter bride, you may have considered wearing fur (or faux fur) on your Big Day in the form of a bolero or shawl. But you've probably neve...

Montana Motorists Can Eat Roadkill

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 02.22.2013 | Weird News

Kill it and grill it. Montana may now be the ultimate drive-through destination for adventurous foodies thanks to a new law that allows residents ...

Chinese Eatery Closed After Dead Deer Is Found Inside Kitchen

Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.02.2012 | Weird News

A Chinese restaurant in Kentucky has been closed down by officials after roadkill was found inside its kitchen, reports say. Last week, customers ...

PHOTOS: 7 Things You Find Most Disgusting

Colin McGinn | Posted 02.05.2012 | Books
Colin McGinn

What seems to provoke disgust is the co-presence of death with pulsing life: the corpse being consumed by bacteria and worms, living things turned to dead pulp in digestion, bleeding wounds, scurrying rats in graveyards.

Man Lives Off Roadkill For 30 Years

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 03.28.2013 | Taste

Rats, mice, foxes, owls, pigeons, moles, snakes and pheasants: the makings of a pleasant episode of Winnie the Pooh, an autumnal diorama of woodland l...

SPAM Pie and Other Cooking Competition Winners

Anneli Rufus | Posted 12.04.2011 | Home
Anneli Rufus

Cooking contests not only make great reality TV. They also inspire creativity, attract publicity, and potentially raise money for charities while celebrating local products, industries and cuisine.

Is Roadkill Safe To Eat?

Slashfood | Posted 06.19.2011 | Home

Several news sources have recently pondered, is roadkill safe to eat? The answer? Well, sort of....

Cooking Raccoon Roadkill

Steven Rinella | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Steven Rinella

With my raccoon relationship cleared up, I began to develop a sort of craving for raccoon meat. Or at least an intense curiosity about what they actually taste like.

Roadkill Deer And Elk Provide Food For Some Coloradans

The Durango Herald | Jan Nesset | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

For many, the thought of eating meat scavenged from an elk or deer killed in a collision is stomach-turning. But for a devoted group of scavengers, th...

The World's Most Controversial Game of Frogger

Todd Hartley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Todd Hartley

Affluent Europeans and Americans who zip around their countries on massive, eight-lane superhighways were outraged recently when the impoverished nati...

Dead Animal Jewelry: RP/Encore Turns Roadkill Into A Fashion Statement (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Gazelle Emami | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Reid Peppard is probably the only person who feels a rush of excitement when she sees a dead animal lying on the side of the road. To her, it isn't a ...

Westword: Colorado's Most Dangerous Roads For Animals

Westword | Alan Pendergast | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Colorado reported 35,302 collisions between animals and vehicles from 1986 through 2004. The actual number may be much higher, since the available rec...

How To Eat Roadkill

Chelsea Green | Makenna Goodman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

How broke would you have to get to eat roadkill? Don't freak out. This isn't a sensationalist necrophilic bizarre fetishized kind of thing. It's legi...

Celebrity "Roadkill": A Black Box Warning for Physicians

Gary Cohan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Gary Cohan

How can a vulnerable physician resist the temptation to "bend the rules" for these "tabloid elites?"