Penelope Beatrice

64 Flips | 1 Magazine | 1 Following | @PenelopeBea1o1h | Keep up with Penelope Beatrice on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Penelope Beatrice”

Train Station Cat Gets Adorably Promoted to Senior Pest Controller

Felix isn't bossy, she's the boss.<p>Hardworking cat Felix, who catches mice and keeps pests under control at the Huddersfield Railway Station in West Yorkshire, U.K., has received a major promotion to senior pest controller. As if that title doesn't sound more official than your own, check out her …

Was an Episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation Never Filmed Because it Featured Two Gay Crew Members on the Enterprise?

One of the main concepts of Gene Roddenberry's <i>Star Trek</i> was that in the future, all the silly prejudices of the modern era were gone. In the original series that came out in the 1960s, right smack in the middle of the Cold War, Roddenberry had a Russian serving on the Enterprise's bridge. During …

Owl is increasing

Here's What Fruits And Vegetables Looked Like Before We Domesticated Them

The original genetic modification.<p>Next time you bite into a slice of watermelon or a cob of corn, consider this: these familiar fruits and veggies …

27 Crazy Images Of Medical Treatments Through History

We forget how young medicine is.<p>When Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen discovered the X-ray in 1895, the New York Times was so skeptical that the paper referred to the medical breakthrough as the "alleged discovery of how to photograph the invisible."<p>It also took a long time to figure out how use the …

Diversity in Geekdom: Cosplay

If you’ve ever seen pictures of regular people dressed as superheroes, you’ve seen someone doing cosplay. It stands for costume play, and it’s a …

Geek

Twelve Geeky Things You Can't Unsee

When articles posted online talk about “things you can’t unsee” they’re usually referring to images that are disturbing, heartbreaking or downright …

View Image

<b>TAGS:</b> Confederate Flag Comes Down, s carolina,lindsey graham<p><b>Title</b><br>Confederate Flag Comes Down<p><b>Attribution</b><br>Bob Englehart, PoliticalCartoons.com <i><br>Print the</i> …

Lindsey Graham

California Passes Bill Banning Personal Exemptions for Vaccination

California vaccination bill SB277 has passed in the State Assembly on a 46 to 30 vote. The bill, inspired in part by the measles outbreak that began …

This Python Ate a Porcupine, Which Turned Out to Be a Bad Idea

We all eat the wrong thing sometimes, but this 12-foot-long South African python made a major error. It swallowed a porcupine whole. Spoilers: No, it …

Cat Paw Chair Socks Has People Embracing Their Inner Catwoman

People love to give life to inanimate objects. Before you object, just think about it. People put artificial eyelashes on their cars and give them …

How To Walk Your Cat On A Leash, And Why You Should

Have you ever seen a cat being walked on a leash? It is one of the most perplexing but delightful sights.<p>As it turns out, walking a cat on a leash isn't some senseless gimmick. Many felines find great pleasure in time spent outside, enjoying the sounds of birds chirping and the scent of freshly cut …

Topeka Zoo “Gets ‘Round” to Announcing Armadillo Birth

The Topeka Zoo is excited about the arrival of their newest Southern Three-Banded Armadillo. The spherically prone boy was born May 5th and is the …

5 videos of cute animals wearing clothes, from baby goats to sleepy pugs | Pet Friendly

Baby goats are taking over the internet. Last week, it was a trio of baby goats in sweaters, this week it's a pair of baby goats in pajamas. The …

The Rainy Pot

Funny Photo of the day - The Rainy Pot<p><b>The Rainy Pot</b> - This cute little plant watering system is called the Rainy Pot and it promises to evenly water …

Toddler's uncontrollable laughter will lift anyone's mood

Experiencing new things as a kid is a learning process — a hilarious, learning process filled with uncontrollable laughter.<p>Toddler Buzz and his …

Standing up for the men who stand up for women

• Share<br>• Post on facebook wall<br>• Share on twitter<br>• Post to Linkedin<br>• Share on Google Plus<br>• Share via Email<p>Women are loving the new fe<i>man</i>ists right now. Apparently …

Feminism

We men must embrace our feminine side fast - or face total extinction

A new study argues that early man only achieved social sophistication once he embraced 'femininity'. Here, former lads' mag editor Tom Fordy says that women are still helping men evolve today<p>“This is a man’s world,” sang James Brown, summing up the opinion of chaps the world over.<p>How bitterly …

Feminism

Ladies who punch: Snapshots of Dangerous Women

Female liberation had a chequered history throughout the 20th century but a new book of photographs suggests that our forebears may have led much richer and more exciting lives than we once imagined.<p>Snapshots of Dangerous Women features many photographs of women drinking, shooting, smoking, …

A Tale of 10 Tummies

We assume a lot about people, and especially about their bodies. Maybe it somehow seems more reasonable to make assumptions about the things we can see.<p>We make assumptions about people based on race, religion, sex and gender. We assume that if someone is fat, they must be unhealthy. If they are …

Pregnancy

New amazing species caught on camera

Our oceans hide so many breathtakingly beautiful species that don’t look like they’re from our planet that I sometimes wonder if the aliens have …

memeguy-com: “A cat wears a paper bag ”

Get Lost in the Intricate Details of These Amazing Pinball Machines

You may never have noticed, but pinball machines are actually works of art. Yesterday, we featured 50 back glass masterpieces from the collection of …

Video explainer: Why we haven't found any aliens in the universe

Previously, Kurzgesagt attempted to explain where all the aliens are by touching on The Fermi Paradox. This time around, the video explainer comes up …

Horror Game Uses Phones To Turn Your House Into A Complete Nightmare

A game like this booted up on a dark night when you’re completely alone seems like a sure-fire way to shit your pants.<p><i>Night Terrors</i> is an alternate …

Watch how seeds grow into vegetables in these fascinating time lapses

It’s shameful but I think it’s true for most of us city dwelling non-farmers: almost all of our experience with fruits and vegetables come from the …