Friday, July 20

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This Baby Orangutan’s First Day Of School Is Too Sweet For Words

This Baby Orangutan’s First Day Of School Is Too Sweet For Words

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If you think humans are the only ones who send their kiddos off to school, think again. From bus rides to lunchtime, these baby orangutans go through the same motions that their human counterparts do. And their first day is a big deal, too! But for baby orangutan Didik, that special day was even more incredible. Just a few weeks prior, our adorable friend was found with a bullet lodged in his shoulder. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('VN_PG_DCBP_ATF'); }); Veterinarians found him at an abandoned Indonesian store and they believe that Didik was grazed by a bullet after his mother was shot. The ordeal was likely the result of a struggle to pry him away from Mom so that he could be sold as a pet. Watch as this little nugget gets back on his feet with some hel...
Going Back To School Can Be Awesome… If You See These Hilarious Fails.

Going Back To School Can Be Awesome… If You See These Hilarious Fails.

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It's almost that time, kids. Yes, I know, I am not looking forward to it either. Back to school is one of the most miserable times of the year for kids. They have to get their back to school supplies and get ready for another year of boring and uninteresting lectures from teachers. Hopefully, your kids (whether they're grown or just itty bitty) don't go to one of these schools or shop at any of these stores. You'll see why below... Brace yourselves. Because the people behind these fails should probably be going back to school as well.  1.) Bus.... Store? edudemic 2.) I hope not! ratemyteachers 3.) Safety first, I guess. ...
Math Class, Recess…And Gun Safety? One Parent Is Up In Arms About This Odd Lesson

Math Class, Recess…And Gun Safety? One Parent Is Up In Arms About This Odd Lesson

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An anonymous mother in Jacksonville, Florida, is upset that her second-grader was exposed to NRA gun safety programs without her permission. As she says, her little son returned home from school one day with the mindset that "not all guns are bad." While the NRA program Eddie Eagle teaches tells kids some valuable information about guns, it also passes along the message that toy guns are okay. Many parents disagree with the sentiment, saying that toy guns confuse children and help perpetuate a culture of violence. Listen as the mom explains how the school has "undone seven years of parenting in one hour." Read More: 7 Topics Banned From Classrooms Around The World Do you think schools should use programs created by the NRA? If your district had ...