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Holiday dress advice

Holiday dress advice

December is the month of seemingly an endless parade of holiday parties. For some people deciding what to wear for these events can be a source of stress. If unsure, I recommend as a general policy to err on the side of dressing up as opposed to down or as Oscar Wilde cheekily stated, “You…

Four days with a leopard seal (and some poor penguins)

Four days with a leopard seal (and some poor penguins)

This video clip, of Paul Nicklen’s encounter with a giant leopard seal, is sweet and frightening all at once. Mr. Nicklen, a National Geographic photographer, tells the story of a 4 day meeting with the huge sea-going mammal. The images are shocking. Seals get that big! He stayed in the water! WTF!? But the story is sweet too.…

The other penguin

The other penguin

Gay penguins everywhere must be upset over the news out of San Francisco this week. Harry and Pepper, once a happily coupled gay duo, have split up according to zoo officials. And no, the reason does not seem to be another man. Another woman has gotten between the love birds.