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  • What is Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD)? CWD is a neurological (brain and nervous system) disease found in deer and elk in certain geographical locations of North America. The disease belongs to a family of diseases known as transmissible spongiform encephalopathies (TSE) or prion disease. The disease attacks the brain of infected deer and elk and […]

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  • Enjoying s’mores while camping? Don’t forget to toss a marshmallow into the woods… “Come here, Royal, and smell this. It’s the best smell, ever!” Joe said as he ripped open the new bag of marshmallows. “Take a huge whiff of this.” Joe mumbled, “It’s incredible.” “Dude, you are so weird!” replied Royal, wondering why he […]

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  • September 22, 2006 - Admin

    Contact Congress Now to Save the Internet!

    Senator Stevens Spams for the Telcos With his telecom legislation in the DC doldrums, the good senator from Alaska has resorted to spamming his colleagues with phone company propaganda. From his seat at the head of the Commerce Committee, Stevens is emailing around the results of a “bipartisan poll,” which, according to the senator’s spin, […]

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  • September 11, 2006 - Admin

    He Was the Life of the Party

    2,996 is a tribute to the victims of 9/11. On September 11, 2006, 2,996 volunteer bloggers will join together for a tribute to the victims of 9/11. Each blogger will pay tribute to a single victim.We will honor them by remembering their lives, and not by remembering their murderers. I Remember Colin Richard McArthur Colin […]

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  • When one particular species of wildlife is threatened, it affects all of us who enjoy the great outdoors and sports such as hunting, fishing, camping and hiking. Whirling Disease is a particularly devastating disease for certain salmonoid fish (trout, salmon and whitefish). The disease endangers the most sought after trophy fish and some threatened and […]

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