AND I CAN'T TAKE IT ANYMORE.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Spoilers: they are largely mouth-related.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Whatever happened this week, you're probably handling it better than these rain frogs.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

You need a cookie. So have a cookie. Or if you prefer, have a 011000110110111101101111011010110110100101100101.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

The best way to deflect sleaze is to keep the animal kingdom readily available.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Statistically speaking, owls are the most degraded of birds. But why must they suffer such indignities as these?

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Let us lament the depravity of the animal kingdom. They're lawbreakers and troublemakers, the whole lot of them.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

It's OK to be unnerved by these things. You're not alone. And if you can get through this list without twitching at least once, more power to you.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

I don't think you're ready for these jellies. Even if you think you are you're going to appreciate jellyfish so much more after you see these beautiful photographs.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

We all like cuddly animals, so it's probably for the best that someone is keeping track of these things.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Or ducks. But anyway, my point is that there's hope for you too.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

These plants can't tell right from wrong anymore! I blame society. Or too many nitrates in the fertilizer. Whatever.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

The term "living fossil" has been used to describe creatures that retain primitive features, have remained unchanged for millions of years, or are members of species-poor taxa. Many of which, incidentally, are unbearably cute. Here are the most adorable of the lot presented in no particular order.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Here's one for history buffs and optical illusion lovers: The Horzontorium, the once popular 3D illusion invented by William Shires in 1821. I'm all for bringing this back, so who wants to give it a try?

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

You know what's actually a thing? Carrots hugging each other.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Curious how famous people laid claim to their libraries? These lovely inserts not only indicate a book's provenance, but they often reflect the owner's personality. Ranging from silent movie stars to presidents, here are examples of ex libris from the historical elite.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Thank you, graffiti artists, for making our streets a little bit smarter. How many of these literary references do you recognize?

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

But can you blame them? Saint Patrick supposedly drove all the snakes from Ireland, after all. The holiday is imbued with horrifyingly speciesist, anti-snake sentiment. IMBUED.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Did you know that zebras often assume secret identities to do sneaky zebra stuff? If you are like me and harbor a secret fear of being spied upon by equines, here's a handy guide to exposing zebras in disguise.

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago

Gecko happiness is SO infectious that most people won't be able to get through this post without cracking a smile. What's your gecko tolerance?

Baby Praying Mantis • 5 years ago