What We Read This Week

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Each week, we bring you interesting stories from around the web. Here’s what caught our eye this week!


Zoo in China swaps dog for lion, hopes no one notices

Visitors to a zoo in China got a rude surprise when the lion started barking.

Turns out it was no lion, but just a Tibetan mastiff, a large, hairy breed of dog — which, for what it’s worth, more closely resembles the king of the jungle than does perhaps any other domestic canine…Read Full Article

From NPR: The Two-Way


Reflecting on narcissism

“Imagine a country where everyone acts like a reality show contestant — obsessed with power, status and appearance, and is comfortable manipulating others for their personal gain…Read Full Article

From Spirituality & Practice


Google introduces Treks

We recently wrote about how the Google Streetview team made its ‘Trekker’ backpack available to those who could go hike in interesting places with it. Well, it looks like they’ve started to get some nice footage back, because they’ve created a website called Google Treks that allows you to visit visit a few places (more to come) like the Canadian Arctic, the Grand Canyon, Mt. Everest, etc…Read Full Article

From Treehugger


Judge orders baby’s name changed from ‘Messiah’

A Tennessee judge ordered a baby’s name changed from Messiah to Martin last week, after the boy’s parents went to court to fight over their son’s last name…Read Full Article

From NPR: The Two-Way

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Categories: Daily Life, Ethics, Featured, People, Spiritual Growth, Technology, World

Author:Wood Lake Publishing

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