A new wave of email petitions… about slaughtered whales!

Over a year ago I received a slew of email petitions related to the now ubiquitously infamous Grindadrap practice on Faroe Islands. Once again, the world seems to have woken up, and my in-box is inundated with gruesome pictures of the poor creatures. I squirm even when I have to rid the yard of little … Continue reading A new wave of email petitions… about slaughtered whales!

Advertisement

Getting stuck on the highway…

Many commuters may have suffered due to the havoc wreaked by today's early March Nor'easter... likewise thousands of American investors and those across the globe, due to the financial slides and tumbles on Wall Street; across all of the Americas, Europe and Asia... the dip ranging anywhere from 3% to over 7%! On the other … Continue reading Getting stuck on the highway…

Pilot Whales from the Dolphin family… 1,000 massacred annually!

Although jet black, or dark grey in color, the dolphins lay in a massive pool of red... soiled with their own blood. Thanks to whaling practices on Faroe Islands in Denmark for over 10 centuries, entire schools of these long-finned pilot whales are slaughtered during summers for "non-commerical" purposes.  On a scale that includes the … Continue reading Pilot Whales from the Dolphin family… 1,000 massacred annually!