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Nothing to See Here — Just a Family of Possums Living in a Woman’s Closet

If you look hard enough, you're bound to find something in your closet that you had no idea was there. Odds are, though, that nothing will top what this woman found.

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© 2014 Skeeter Nash
© 2014 Skeeter Nash
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A 31-Year-Old High School Sophomore?

From the "What in the World?" File:

Dateline: Longview, TX. Students and faculty at the New Life Christian School in Longview apparently aren't good judges of a person's age. Nor was the woman who took in the "sophomore" that claimed she had been abused, and her biological parents were both dead.

You see, the "sophomore" is a 31-year-old woman named Charity Anne Johnson.

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Video: Cat Saves Boy From Dog Attack

We've all read or heard stories about dogs doing such heroic acts as warning their family of a fire or other danger in the house, or finding people buried alive in some disaster. There are even quiet, everyday canine heroes who assist those with physical or other disabilities, such as visual impairment, or post traumatic stress disorder. Well, this time, the hero was a feline, who fended off an attack on a 4-year-old boy by a neighborhood dog in Bakersfield, CA.

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Willie Nelson’s Tour Bus Is For Sale On Craigslist

You could own a piece of music history. Imagine the stories this bus could tell, if it could remember them.

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© 2009 Skeeter Nash
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Study: Naps ARE Good For You!

Here in South Texas, the concept of the siesta is not unfamiliar. Most of us know how brief, refreshing "power nap" (if one has the ability to take one) can give you that little "re-charge" of our internal batteries to get through the remainder of a tough work day.

Now, researchers at California State University Berkeley have proof that napping is not only good for you, it's natural for human beings to want to take siestas!

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Fast Food Fun Facts

Did you know that oysters were once considered "fast food?" That one of our Founding Fathers favored potatoes that were "...served in the French manner?" Would you believe the founder of Taco Bell was NOT Hispanic?

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Study: Drummers Are ‘Natural Intellectuals’

I love it when science and medicine confirm something I've known most of my life! I hate to brag, but hey...this was a scientific study, and who am I to argue with scientists; especially when their conclusions serve to boost my ego a little? If you know (or are yourself) a drummer, this will make your day!

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Congratulations, Blobfish! You’ve Been Named the World’s Ugliest Animal

Proving that your looks can get you far in an industry other than acting or modeling and that dogs aren't the only creatures recognized for their outlandish features, the blobfish has won the non-distinct honor of being voted the world’s ugliest animal by the Ugly Animal Preservation Society. Look at it -- it looks like Mr. Magoo and Popeye fused their heads together before melting it under a heat lamp.

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Almost Impossible Trivia for 9/4/13

STUMPER! Nobody knew the answer to today’s Almost Impossible Trivia Question, so Skeeter gets to enjoy a couple of yummy Jack In The Box Tacos! (Not really!)

Q:  According to the experts in the field, more than half of all snake bite victims had this in common…what?

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Kid Calls 911 For Help…With Math!

We hear every so often of people calling the 911 Emergency line for things that are far from emergencies; whether it's because their favorite fast food restaurant ran out of chicken nuggets, or they think they're dying from eating too many pot-laced brownies, the stories are nearly endless. But here's a 911 call that will no doubt make you smile!

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Video: Giant Sinkhole Swallows Trees In Louisiana

It only took a few seconds for a giant sinkhole in the middle of a Louisiana to swallow a large group of tall trees! As if the alligators and snakes weren't dangerous enough!

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5 Handy and Important Meeting Etiquette Tips

It seems like proper meeting etiquette should be obvious, but based on the number of workers who believe their time is wasted in meetings every day, we could probably all use a little refresher course on what exactly comprises good meeting etiquette.

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