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Sneaky Squirrel Thief Is A Little Too Slick For His Own Good

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 08.19.2014 | Comedy

One sneaky squirrel discovered that petty theft is a slippery slope. After having a rock squirrel steal pounds of seed from their bird feeder, Rob...

One Squirrel Managed To Cause $300K In Damages To Building

AP | Posted 04.13.2014 | Weird News

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (AP) — Officials say a wayward squirrel caused about $300,000 in damage to an eastern Indiana community center set to open in June....

'Tippy The Fainting Squirrel' Has Internet Dying To Find Diagnosis

The Huffington Post | William Goodman | Posted 02.24.2014 | Weird News

This candid video above, titled "Tippy the Fainting Squirrel," has slowly become the talk of the Internet this week. The short clip with no informa...

WATCH: Lindsey Vonn, Squirrel Prank Tiger

Posted 10.04.2013 | Sports

Isn't this just adorable? Lindsey Vonn surprised her boyfriend, Tiger Woods, by dropping a furry friend on his shoulder during the Presidents Cup o...

WATCH: Squirrel Interrupts U.S. Open Match

Posted 08.29.2013 | Sports

Squirrels have interrupted multiple sporting events in the past. It happened again on Monday at the U.S. Open. ...

Why Is This Squirrel From The 1940s Wearing Clothes?

Posted 07.29.2013 | Green

Many of us probably don't remember Tommy Tucker, a famed D.C.-area squirrel who used to go to the grocery store in a tailor-made coat and hat. But luc...

These Pets May One Day Run The World

Posted 07.23.2013 | Comedy

Animals have the power to make the internet go round. After seeing the above compilation, highlighting some of the most astonishing animal acts that h...

Baby Squirrel Gets A Lesson In Jumping

Posted 06.24.2013 | Comedy

We think you'll agree that Harley, the baby squirrel, is both adorable and fearless. Check out the video above to see her bravely take a leap of faith...

Meet Sneezy, The Penn State Squirrel Of Many Hats

Posted 01.10.2013 | College

Allow us to introduce you to Sneezy: She's a friendly squirrel who lives in an elm tree near the Old Main building on the Penn State University campus...

WATCH: The First-Ever World Champion Squirrel Cook Off

Posted 10.09.2012 | Home

It makes sense to eat squirrel -- they are everywhere! However, despite the fact that you often see them scampering in your backyard, you probably don...

WATCH: The Best Food Job Ever?

Daniel Klein | Posted 10.14.2012 | Home
Daniel Klein

After much deliberation, we are pleased to announce that the Perennial Plate has a new gig...the world!

Arsonist Squirrels Light Pastor's House On Fire

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 04.20.2012 | Weird News

They've gone completely nuts! Squirrels in southwestern Florida are causing sparks to fly on electrical lines that ignite easily in the area's dry ...

WATCH: 'RoboSquirrel, Rattlesnake Battle It Out For Biologists

The Huffington Post | David Freeman | Posted 03.16.2012 | Science

Robots do just about everything these days, from building cars or vacuuming the floor. Now they’re heading out into the field, helping biologists un...

WATCH: Germans Can't Say 'Squirrel,' And Linguists Say Why

Posted 03.09.2012 | Science

By: Natalie Wolchover Published: 03/08/2012 12:38 PM EST on Lifes Little Mysteries "Squrrrrr … skraaaawl … squirruh … SQUOOW!" ...

Civil War Museum Details Best Way To Fry A Squirrel

The Huffington Post | Rachel Tepper | Posted 02.22.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- What kind of food did people eat during the Civil War? Period food and dining don't deserve the bad rap they often get, according to Geo...

The Magic Spell of a Pretty Face

Sam Sommers | Posted 03.05.2012 | Science
Sam Sommers

We love to look at good-looking people. Hardly an earth-shattering conclusion, I know. But it's a well-documented one: Attractive people grab our attention.

Squirrel Interrupts Phillies-Cardinals Game

Posted 12.05.2011 | Sports

Throughout the baseball season, hitters have struggled mightily to disrupt the dominance of the Philadelphia Phillies' quartet of aces. During the...

Astoria Characters: The Wild Things' Foster Mom

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 08.28.2011 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Through the years, Donna Bungo has taken in a lot of animals; right now, four five-week-old squirrels are the only rescues in her family.

Fugitive Squirrel's Reign Of Terror Comes To An End

The Huffington Post | Steven Hoffer | Posted 06.20.2011 | Green

A wild creature's covert rampage on Oklahoma is finally over. The Oklahoma County Sheriff's Department is proud to report that it has captured none...

The Perennial Palate: How To Kill/Cook/Eat A Squirrel

Daniel Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Daniel Klein

Lets get this started. For my first post I wanted to start off with a bang... the subject of the episode is disgusting for some, a delicacy for other...

Happy (belated) squirrel appreciation day!

Craig Newmark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
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Craig Newmark

Seriously......

Russia 'Demon Squirrel' Stars In New Anti-Alcoholism Campaign (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A new Russian campaign targeting alcoholism and drunk driving has sparked controversy by featuring an unconventional new anti-hero: an animated squirr...

Squirrel Defends His Fallen Friend (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

A sad but heartening video shows a loyal squirrel defending his fallen friend from a group of hungry crows. "Someone pin a tiny medal on this courageo...

I Saw a Squirrel in Gowanus

Vinnie Rotondaro | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Vinnie Rotondaro

I've lived in Gowanus for well over a year, and I've never seen a squirrel in the neighborhood. Ever. Until this past Sunday.

Animals Finding Food In The Winter (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

With winter fast approaching, plenty of furry animals are getting ready to handle the harshest snowy conditions. Check out these incredible shots of...