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Birman from <a href='http://www.catchannel.com/local/NC/Tobaccoville/club-members.aspx' title='Tobaccoville, NC'>Tobaccoville, NC</a>

-:|:-Biscuit-:|:-

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Hi! My name is -:|:-Biscuit-:|:-

I am a Birman from Tobaccoville, NC

Nicknames: *Pelt
{we call her that 'cause one day Biscuit was in a snowy tree, and my mom thought it wa san odd peice of snow, and when she realized it was Biscuit, she called her 'pelt'}
*Baby.

Age: 4 years old

Gender: F

Coat: long haired

Education: Well, I don't know if this is a stunt, but one time Biscuit jumped from the deck to the kitchen window (wich was CLOSED) and (hit her head) fell down about 18 feet to the cement!
9 lives!

My favorite tricks and treats are: Sit, up, around, lay, paw, come, stand, up here, down, jump, go, shake, and Whisker Lickins, Friskies, Pounce, Fancy Feast, Queen Sheba.

Where I hang out: My bed, the kitty-bed in the garage, and the cat tree.

My favorite grubs: Wet catfood & treats [some mise too]

My pet peeves: Being brushed and srayed with detangler and Flea Spray
Zephyr, my mom's new kitten (Biscuit's STARTING to like her more...)

What I love about my owners: "She pets me, loves me, and FEEDS me!"

My cat hobbies: Puff up my pillow, eat, and sleep on my bed and the cat tree.

Pet motto: "Get as many treats as posible, and eat them as fast as posible, so no one can steal them."

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How We Met

I got Fluffy at Lil' Loven' Pets and didn't spay her so she would have kittens. And soon she did. Biscuit was the first born. She was only plain white, and then Willow, Sapphie and Bandit were born. Mom claimed Biscuit, my sister claimed Sapphie, and I claimed Willow. Mom had a cat already, so Daddy got Biscuit, I got Willow, and my sister got Sapphie and Bandit. Then, the terrible Christmas day, Willow died. [12/25/2009] Daddy gave me Biscuit that day. And now Biscuit lives happily in the house. (Later Fluffy died too)

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I've had 3131 friends visit me.

I'm the 38,339th member on CatChannel.com.

239 friends have voted for me since I joined Club Cat!

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Walking one foot in front of the other--Foot facts
“As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not make a pathway in the mind. To make a deep physical path, we walk again and again. To make a deep mental path, we must think over and over the kind of thoughts we wish to dominate our lives.” -Henry David Thoreau
.......²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²²². ......
1. The human foot contains 26 bones, 33 joints, 107 ligaments and 19 muscles.
2. Your feet mirror your general health. Conditions such as arthritis, diabetes, nerve and circulatory disorders can show their initial symptoms in the feet --so foot ailments can be our first sign of more serious medical problems. Biomechanical fault and strain affect the knees, joints and L5.
3. There are 250,000 sweat glands in a pair of feet. Sweat glands in the foot excrete as musch as a half pint of moisture a day.
4. The average person takes 8,000 to 10,000 steps a day, which adds up to about 115,000 miles ove a lifetime. That's enough to go around the circumference of the earth four times.
Source: www.foot.com
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe's Step this way VOTE

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04/29/2012 05:58.37 PM Report This Comment
April showers bring ......
"A gush of bird song, a patter of dew
A cloud and a rainbow's warning;
Suddenly sunshine and perfect blue
An APRIL day in the morning!"

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Two poems by -Harriet Prescott Spofford
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"Ah, happy world, where all things live
...Creatures of one great law, indeed;
Bound by strong roots, the splendid flower,—
...Swept by great seas, the drifting seed!"

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(,,) - (,,)-Chloe's Wonderous April Morning VOTE

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04/11/2012 07:16.48 PM Report This Comment
Hi from Pearl !
I wanted to let you know I'm running COTD Feb 28.Left a vote.

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02/22/2012 09:51.08 AM Report This Comment
Here's to you having a terrific week & February
•::•--•::••::Advice from an EAGLE•::•--•::••::
Let your spirit soar.........See the big picture
Cherish freedom .........Honor the earth and sky
Keep your goals in sight ........Bald is beautiful
Fly high!
•::•--•::••::Advice from a HAWK•::•--•::••::
Soar to new heights ..........Be a keen observer
Swoop down on opportunities....Rise above it all
Spread your wings ......Find a field that suits you
The sky's the limit!

•::•--•::••::Advice from a HERON•::•--•::••::
Wade into life ............Keep a keen lookout
Don't be afraid to get your feet wet
Be patient ...............Look below the surface
Enjoy a good reed ....................Go Fish!
•::•--•::••::Advice from a LOON•::•--•::••::
Spend time at the lake ......Enjoy a good swim
Call your friends.............Enjoy time alone
A little color goes a long way
Surround yourself with beauty ......Dive into life!

(> ” ” <)SUNDAY's Free flight VOTE
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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02/12/2012 04:26.34 PM Report This Comment
Hi from Pearl !
Come see my new picture.Left a vote.How are you?My family got a bird.

Come visit me, Smoky, Pearl & Savvannah.

02/06/2012 07:19.27 PM Report This Comment
Hungry as a ....Busy as a ....Clever as a .....??
¦.•°*”˜˜”*°•. Advice from a BEAR.•°*”˜˜”*°•*¦
Live large ...................Climb beyond your limitations
When life gets hairy, grin and bear it
Eat well ......................Live with the seasons
Take a good, long nap ...........Look after your honey!
"When a pine needle falls in the forest, the eagle sees it; the deer hears it, and the bear smells it."-First Nations
Idioms: Bear hug, a bear market, grin & bear it, to have a bear by the tail.

¦.•°*”˜˜”*°•. Advice from a BEAVER.•°*”˜˜”*°•*¦
Keep busy .....................Be constructive
Chew your food well ................Work together
Be eager ......................Build on your dreams
Don't be a stick in the mud!
"Beavers, clever engineers, do more to shape their landscape than any other mammal except for human beings, and their ancestors were building dams ten million years ago." -Alice Outwater

¦.•°*”˜˜”*°•. Advice from a FOX.•°*”˜˜”*°•*¦
Rely on your instincts ...........Have a playful spirit
Be bright-eyed and bushy-tailed
Find a cozy den ...........Stop, look and listen
Be light on your feet ..........Have good scents!
The symbol of strength, power, and speed.
Idiom: "Don't let the fox guard the hen house."

(> ” ” <)SATURDAY's Wildlife VOTE
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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02/04/2012 09:50.50 PM Report This Comment
Hello Biscuit
Glad that you are having fun. It makes life worth living. Here is a vote just for your positive outlook. Have a purrfect day! Bella.

Come visit me, Mika - #194339, Angel Mittens - 193887 & Bella - 193842.

02/02/2012 06:56.26 PM Report This Comment
Goodbye to January - last day of the month!
..~~*~...>*<Advice from the SUN..~~*~...>*<.
Keep it light ..................Rise to the occasion
Look on the bright side ........Set your sights high
Renew your energy ...........Keep a sunny disposition
Be brilliant!
..~~*~...>*<.Advice from the NIGHT SKY..~~*~...>*<.
See the big picture ........................Be a star
Keep looking up ...........Don’t be afraid of the dark
Stay full of wonder................Expand your horizons
Turn off the lights!
..~~*~...>*<. ..~*~...>*<...~*~. ..>*<...~*~...>*<

From Pinocchio by Ned Washington & Leigh Harline:
When you wish upon a star ........ Makes no difference who you are ........ Anything your heart desires ........ Will come to you
If your heart is in your dream ........ No request is too extreme ........ When you wish upon a star ........ As dreamers do
Fate is kind ........ She brings to those to love ........ The sweet fulfillment of ........ Their secret longing
Like a bolt out of the blue ........ Fate steps in and sees you through ........ When you wish upon a star ........ Your dreams come true

(> ” ” <).....MONDAY's Believe Vote!
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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01/30/2012 12:59.22 PM Report This Comment
Nature wisdom
Metamorphosis - transformation - rebirth
Advice From a BUTTERFLY•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`
Let your true colors show - Get out of your cocoon
Take yourself lightly - Look for the sweetness in life
Take time to smell the flowers -Catch a breeze
We can’t all be monarchs!•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´

Symbolizes change in the perspective of self realization
Advice from a DRAGONFLY•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•
Spend time near the water - Be colorful
Enjoy a good reed - Zoom in on your dreams
Appreciate long summer days - Keep your eyes open
Just wing it!•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´

Spark of insight and inspiration
Advice from a FIREFLY•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`*•
Be full of bright ideas - Pulse with excitement
Have a healthy glow - Delight in summer evenings
Keep a childlike sense of wonder
Set a shining example - Lighten up!•*´¨`*•.¸¸.•*´¨`*•.¸

(> ” ” <)...SUNDAY's Flying Insect VOTE
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

www.dragonfly-site.com/meaning-symbolize.html
www.sylvandellpublishing.com/ForCreativeMinds/
MultiplyFly_FCM.pdf

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01/22/2012 12:29.21 PM Report This Comment
Hello Biscuit
It has been a long time since we meowed together. Hope you are having a grreat day! Just pawing by to tell you that I am proud of myself. I have learned how to use Cat Channel all by myself. Come and see me in action in my new album. Kitty kisses and headbutts to you. Bella.

Come visit me, Mika - #194339, Angel Mittens - 193887 & Bella - 193842.

01/20/2012 02:12.47 PM Report This Comment
Frosty winter, snow, ice...glitters nice
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Rhyme Time>>> angry father = mad, dad
1. happy boy = **a*, **d
2. muscular tune = ***o**, **n*
3. close fright = *e**, **a*
4. sneaky insect = **y, *l*
5. humorous rabbit = *u***, ****y

*****Falling Snow*****
"See the pretty snowflakes
Falling from the sky;
On the wall and housetops
Soft and thick they lie.
On the window ledges,
On the branches bare;
Now how fast they gather,
Filling all the air.
Look into the garden,
Where the grass was green;
Covered by the snowflakes,
Not a blade is seen." -Author Unknown
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(> ” ” <)...Salt of the Earth SUNDAY VOTE
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

1. glad lad 2. strong song 3. near fear
4. sly fly 5. funny bunny

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01/15/2012 08:35.16 PM Report This Comment
First week in January - have a purrfect weekend!
Q: There is something unusual about these words. Can you figure out what these words have in common?
1. Assess 2.Banana 3.Dresser 4.Grammar
5. Potato 6. Revive 7. Uneven 8. Voodoo
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"January opens
The box of the year
And brings out days
That are bright and clear
And brings out days
That are cold and grey
And shouts, "Come see
What I brought today!" -Leland B. Jacobs
`•.,,.•´¯` •.,,.•´¯`•. ,,.•´¯`•. ,,(¯`v´¯)

(> ” ” <)...SATURDAY's smiles, song & sunshine VOTE
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

A: If you take the first letter and place it at the end of the word, then spell the word backwards, it will be the same word.
Palindrome-a word, phrase, verse or sentence that reads the same backward or forward.

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01/07/2012 07:23.05 PM Report This Comment
Two poems for my FurFriend BISCUIT
Catch a Little Rhyme by Eve Merriam
Once upon a time
I caught a little rhyme
...I set it on the floor
...but it ran right out the door
......I chased it on my bicycle
......but it melted to an icicle
..........I scooped it up in my hat
..........but it turned into a cat
I caught it by the tail
but it stretched into a whale
...I followed it in a boat
...but it changed into a goat
......When I fed it tin and paper
......it became a tall skyscraper
..........Then it grew into a kite
..........and flew far out of sight...
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Still I Rise by Maya Angelou (variation in CAPS)
...Just like moons and like suns,
......With the certainty of tides,
.........Just like hopes springing high,
............Still I'll rise.
...Into a daybreak that's wondrously clear
......I rise
............Bringing the gifts that my ancestors gave,
I am the dream and the hope of the FELINE.
...I rise
......I rise
.........I rise.

(> ” ” <)...FRIDAY's ----{,_,"> <",_,}--- VOTE
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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12/23/2011 10:37.35 PM Report This Comment
Food for thought
1)Of all vegetables, only two can live to produce on their own for several growing seasons. All other vegetables must be replanted every year. What are the only two perennial vegetables? *s**r***s & *h****b

2)What fruit has its seeds on the outside? **r**b**r*

3)Name the only vegetable or fruit that is never sold frozen, canned, processed, cooked, or in any other form except fresh. **t**c*

(> ” ” <)..........Your MONDAY FurFriend vote!
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

1)asparagus & rhubarb 2)strawberry 3)lettuce

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12/12/2011 08:56.46 PM Report This Comment
Riddled with mystery
“The questions are always more important than the answers. Never lose the child-like wonder.” - Randy Pausch, The Last Lecture (Amazing book)
..*•*¨`*•. (¯`v´¯) (¯`v´¯) .•*¨`*•*.

I am within as white as snow,
....without as green as herbs that grow;
I am higher than a house,
....and yet am lesser than a mouse.
What am I?................... ...Walnut on a tree

Though of great age,
.......I'm kept in a cage,
Having a long tail and one ear,
............My mouth it is round,
And when joys do abound,
.......O, then I sing wonderful clear.
What am I?.........................Bell in a steeple

Still, I am like a mirror
......Fast, I am stronger than stone.
Wet, I can burn you.
......Dry, I can keep you warm
Life, I can be a desert
......Death, I can be on the riverbank
What am I?...............................Water

Three eyes have I, all in a row;
........when the red one opens, all freeze.
What am I?............................A traffic light.

The Moon is my father,
........the Sea is my mother;
...............I have a million brothers,
.......................I die when I reach land.
What am I?.................A wave on the ocean.

(> ” ” <)........TUESDAY's =^.^= vote!
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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12/06/2011 07:11.57 PM Report This Comment
Silly kitty nillykins
=^.^= <*)>>> =^.^= <<<(*><*)>>> =^.^= <<<(*> =^.^=
Wishing you an absolutely splendid, marvelous and fabulous week of abundant blessings and good cheer!!
=^.^= <*)>>> =^.^= <<<(*><*)>>> =^.^= <<<(*> =^.^=

I have a head like a cat. I have feet like at cat.
But I am not a cat. What am I? ...................... A kitten
What is a cat on Ice? ................................... A cool cat
What is a cat's favorite button on a VCR? ....... Paws

There are 10 cats in a basket, 1 cat jumps out.
How many are left? .... None, they’re all copy cats.
What do you get if you cross a cat with a bottle of vinegar? ............................................... A sour puss

What happened when the cat swallowed a coin?
There was some money in the kitty!------------------
How do you know that cats are sensitive creatures?
---------------------------They never cry over spill milk!

(> ” ” <)..........MONDAY's =^.^= vote!
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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12/05/2011 10:00.13 PM Report This Comment
Feline riddles - your 223rd vote
What do you say to your cat when you go out?
¸.••.¸¸.••••.¸¸.••.¸¸.••.¸¸.••••Have a mice day!

How do you know when a cat has used a computer?
¸.••.¸¸.••When your mouse has teeth marks on it!

What do baby cats wear?
¸.••.¸¸.••••.¸¸.••.¸¸.••.¸¸.••••.¸¸.Dia-purrs!

What has more lives than a cat?
¸.••.¸¸.••••.¸¸.••.¸A frog- it croaks all the time!

What kind of math do cats do well?
¸.••.¸¸.••••.¸¸.••.¸¸.••.¸¸.•Figuring purr-cents

(> ” ” <)..........Your weekend vote!
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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12/04/2011 04:11.08 AM Report This Comment
Hi from Pearl!
I moved!I have a new picture!Mom got me a new toy!Left a vote!Have a purrfect day Biscuit!

Come visit me, Smoky, Pearl & Savvannah.

11/30/2011 07:38.02 AM Report This Comment
Happy Friday
I dwell in Possibility--
A fairer House than Prose--
More numerous of Windows--
Superior--for Doors -
Of Chambers as the Cedars--
Impregnable of Eye--
And for an Everlasting Roof
The Gambrels of the Sky--

Of Visitors--the fairest--
For Occupation--This--
The spreading wide my narrow Hands
To gather Paradise--

By Emily Dickinson, 1862

(> ” ” <)........................Here's your VOTE.
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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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11/17/2011 11:39.00 PM Report This Comment
Power of her words
<<..•.¸¸•´¯`•.¸¸Emmeline Pankhurst¸¸.•´¯`•¸¸.•..>>
Speech on women's suffrage on November 13, 1913.

"I do not come here as an advocate. I am here as a soldier who has temporarily left the field of battle in order to explain what civil war is like when civil war is waged by women. I am here as a person who, according to the law courts of my country, it has been decided, is of no value to the community at all.
Women, many of whom you respect, women whom you know have lived useful lives, women whom you know, even if you do not know them personally are animated with the highest movtives, women who are in pursuit of liberty and the power to do useful public service...unless you are prepared to put back civilization two or three generations, you must give those women the vote. Now that is the outcome of our civil war."

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Moving conscious awareness into the field of future possibilities (or probabilities) gives us a degree of conscious choice or control over the future our subconscious mind creates. The Sanskrit word for "to know" literally translates into English as "to go through". Until our conscious mind actually experiences an event or manifestation of physical reality it cannot "know" that event or manifestation.
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Emmeline Goulden was born in 1858. She married Richard, an attorney, in 1879 to Richard. He shared her convictions about women's rights. He drafted the bill giving married women absolute control over their property and earnings, a bill, which became law in 1882.

She was a striking, charismatic woman and an inspiring speaker. "Perhaps it is difficult to rouse women, they are long-suffering and patient, but now that we are roused, we will never be quiet again." In June 1918 British women over age 30 won the right to vote. On July 2, 1928, just three weeks after her death, a law was passed allowing all women over the age of 21 to vote. Her 3 daughters benefited from her steadfast campaign for social justice.

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(,,) - (,,) - Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

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11/13/2011 06:14.38 PM Report This Comment
War amputees - artificial limbs
`•.¸¸.•´´¯`••._.•Veteran's Day•.¸¸.•´´¯`••._.•
Wounded warriors make their way back through extraordinary courage and determination. More than 1,200 members of the US military have lost arms and legs in Middle East fighting in the decade since 9/11.
www.military.com/news/article/wars-put-new-
emphasis-on-improved-prosthetics.html
www.time.com/time/specials/packages/article/
0,28804,2099227_2099248_2099286-1,00.html

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Military research, creative engineering and technological advances in prosthetics help those who have lost limbs, all or part of an arm or leg through various reasons including:
•Traumatic injuries from military combat including traffic accidents
•Circulation problems from atherosclerosis or diabetes, resulting in amputation
•Birth defects
•Cancer
www.npr.org/2011/08/10/137552538/the-double-
amputee-who-designs-better-limbs

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An artificial limb lets the amputee function nearly as well as before. The device, a prosthesis, helps perform daily activities such as walking, eating, or dressing.
www.npr.org/2011/02/25/134059271/creating-the-
illusion-of-a-different-body

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www.bordeninstitute.army.mil/published_volumes/
amputee/CCAchapter27.pdf
www.bordeninstitute.army.mil/published_volumes/
amputee/CCAchapter21.pdf
www.bordeninstitute.army.mil/published_volumes/
amputee/CCAchapter20.pdf

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The Future
Engineers are developing prosthetics for animals who suffer from disease and damaged body parts

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11/11/2011 09:10.30 PM Report This Comment
Federal & state holiday Friday
~11:11:11~(Veteran's-Armistice-Remembrance Day~
On November 11th, we remember the brave fallen. We owe so much to the sacrifices of a very few.

**End of WWI in 1918: A day for Reflection**
In 1918, at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month, hostilities between the Western Allies and Germany ceased, effectively ending what was until then the bloodiest conflict in human history.

The phrase “at the 11th hour” is biblical (Matthew 20:6 — “And about the eleventh hour) and it is understood to mean “at the very last possible minute.”

After the war, a park was created at the site called the Clairiere de L’Armistice (the Clearing of the Armistice). A concrete pavilion was built to house the rail car, and a statue of Foch was erected along with a plaque that read: “Here on the eleventh of November 1918 succumbed the criminal pride of the German empire ... vanquished by the free peoples which it tried to enslave.”

°l11|11|11l°(A Palindromic Moment)°l11|11|11l°
**Symmetry makes us feel safe and balanced.
Nov. 11, 2011, the date when three 11s will align for the first time in a century. There's nothing unusual about the time 11:11 or the date 11/11/11 except the unofficial start of the 2012 metaphysical year.

**Mathematics
The number eleven, as the sixth prime number, has a special characteristic in mathematics. It contains some interesting peculiarities where the number eleven multiplied by itself equals a palindrome (remains the same when its digits are reversed):
(2 digits) 11 x 11 = 121
(6 digits) 111111 x 111111 = 12345654321
(9 digits) 111111111 x 111111111 = 12345678987654321


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11/10/2011 09:09.07 PM Report This Comment
Dance - Vote #215
Life-affirming, inspiring & captivating, heartwarming song.
Live fully, joyously, completely and purposefully
.......Have confidence to try something new........
Take chances on opportunities......Gain strength
Embrace challenges.................Hold nothing back
Fulfill dreams.................... ............................Believe

»-(¯`v´¯)-» "I Hope You Dance" »-(¯`v´¯)-»
......by Tia sillers and Mark Sanders

I hope you never lose your sense of wonder,
You get your fill to eat but always keep that hunger,
May you never take one single breath for granted,
God forbid love ever leave you empty handed

I hope you still feel small when you stand beside the ocean
Whenever one door closes I hope one more opens,
Promise me that you'll give faith a fighting chance,
And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance.

I hope you dance....I hope you dance.

I hope you never fear those mountains in the distance,
Never settle for the path of least resistance
Livin' might mean takin' chances but they're worth takin',
Lovin' might be a mistake but it's worth makin',

Don't let some hell bent heart leave you bitter,
When you come close to sellin' out reconsider,
Give the heavens above more than just a passing glance,
And when you get the choice to sit it out or dance.

I hope you dance....I hope you dance.

...Time is a wheel in constant motion
always rolling us along,
Tell me who wants to look back
on their youth and wonder
where those years have gone.

Dance....I hope you dance.

(> ” ” <)....Beautiful, powerful, meaningful song
( =’o'= )..................Enjoy the gift of life
(,,) - (,,)...Chloe, 9/26/11 COTD

You may call it "a
Lot of yowling." I call it
Singing to my friends
...Haiku by Deborah Coates

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11/09/2011 10:18.15 PM Report This Comment
NY-size inceberg
+------------- (NASA's Operation IceBridge)------------+
Scientists based in Punta Arena, Chile are in their third field campaign of the largest six-year airborne survey of Earth’s polar ice ever flown. The mission is geared to produce unparalleled 3D views of Arctic and Antarctic ice sheet, ice shelves and sea ice.

Instruments onboard the DC-8, a flying laboratory, include a suite of radars. Its precision topography maps with a laser than scans 360 degrees 20 times per second, while firing 3,000 laser pulses per second. The Digital Mapping System, a nadir-view camera, gathered high-definition close-ups of an enormous and unstable split.

The Western Antarctica's Pine Island Glacier is one of the largest and fastest-moving glaciers in Antarctica. On the flight perpendicular to the crack, the McCORDS radar also measured its depth and the thickness of the ice shelf in that region. The crack, formed between the end of September and early October, is fairly dramatic. When the iceberg breaks free, it will cover about 340 square miles (larger than NY City or the size of Berlin) of surface area. Radar measurements suggested the ice shelf in the region of the rift is about 1,640 feet thick, with only about 160 feet of that floating above water and the rest submerged. With the crack widening every day, the iceberg will form when it breaks away. This is expected to take place at the end of the year or in early 2012.

The ice shelf thins, the grounding line retreats and the speed of the glacier increases. The ice sheets of Greenland and Antarctica are melting at an accelerating pace, and may soon become the biggest contributor and source of uncertainty to global sea level rise projections. If current rates of ice loss were to continue, sea level could rise by as much as three feet or more before the end of this century. The last big cyclical carving event occurred in 2001.

Satellites, ICESAT (Ice, Cloud and land Elevation Satellite), ended in February 2010, and ICESAT 2, will launch in 2016, is the benchmark Earth Observing System mission intends to continue the assessment of polar ice changes and their relationship with climate.
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www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/icebridge/news/fall11/
pig-break.html
http://antarcticsun.usap.gov/science/
contenthandler.cfm?id=2536

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11/08/2011 09:05.35 PM Report This Comment
Asteroid watch - Here's your 215th vote
Tuesday, November 8, 2011 solar event
*´¨)*´¨)¸.•*´¨)*´¨)¸.•*´¨)¸.•*´¨)Earth's close encounter
¸.•´¸.•*´¨) ¸.•*¨)¸.•*´¨)¸.•*´¨)with Asteroid 2005 YU55
(¸.•´ (¸.•`¸.•´¸.•*¨)¸.•*´¨)will occur at 6:28 p.m. EST
(¸.•´ (¸.•` ¸.•´¸.•*´¨)(3:28 p.m. PST) on TUESDAY, as
(¸.•´ (¸.•`¸.•´the space rock sails about 201,000
(¸.•´ (¸.•`miles from the planet, about 85% the distance from Earth to the Moon.
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(¸.•´ (¸.•` (¸.•`................(¸.•´ (¸.•` (¸.•`The orbit and position of the asteroid, which is about 1,312 feet or a quater-mile in diameter with a rotation period of about 18 hours. The asteroid's surface is darker than charcoal at optical wavelengths and quite porous.
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.................(¸.•´ (¸.•` (¸.•`...................It will be visible from the planet's northern hemisphere but too dim to be seen with the naked eye. You will need a decent-sized telescope with an aperture of 6 inches or larges, a 70mm objective lens. It will be very faint, even at its closest approach depending on location, weather conditions and light pollution.
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.....(¸.•´ (¸.•` (¸.•`......(¸.•´ (¸.•` (¸.•`........The best time for observation will be in the early evening on November 8 from the East Coast of the US. Since the asteroid will approach the Earth from the sunward direction at 9 degrees per hour, it will be a daylight object until the time of closest approach.
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(¸.•`(¸.•´ (¸.•` (¸.•`(¸.•´ (¸.•` (¸.•`Scientists suspect YU 55 has been visiting Earth for thousands of years, but because gravitational tugs from the planets occasionally tweak its path, they cannot tell for sure how long the asteroid has been in its present orbit.
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..................(¸.•´ (¸.•` (¸.•...¸.•´¸.•*´¨) ¸.•*¨)`The asteroid's closest pass is set to take place in 2094, at a distance of 167,000 miles. The encounter will be the closest by an asteroid of that size in more than 30 years, and a similar event will not happen again until 2028.
www.ustream.tv/recorded/18250783
coordinates at: http://ssd.jpl.nasa.gov/
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11/07/2011 09:13.45 PM Report This Comment
Looking up at the sky
Thank you for including me in your CatHome. I will vote for you frequently.
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1572: Tycho's supernova, explosion of a white dwarf star, is observed in the Milky Way constellation known as Cassiopeia

Jupiter rules the night in November 2011 as it shines and beams, like a lighthouse, in the east moving westward and upward from evening dusk until morning dawn.
Meteors in annual showers originate as grains of dust or ice in space, left behind by comets. After midnight, the part of Earth you’re standing on has turned so that you face head on into the incoming stream of space debris. So you typically see more meteors after midnight – unless the moon happens to rise in the middle of the night. Although the moon may wash out some Leonid meteors, it acts as your guide to the meteor shower radiant and the red planet Mars.
The annual Leonid meteor shower ramps up a few additional streaks of light and gets underway in November 6. With the Moon currently waxing toward Full, the best views will come before dawn tomorrow and Tuesday in the hour or two after the Moon sets. Astronomers expect the shower to peak the night of November 17/18.
http://earthsky.org/tonight/moon-near-uranus-
approaching-jupiter-on-november-6
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11/06/2011 07:31.25 PM Report This Comment
Hey Biscuit! Thanks soo much for stopping by to say hi :) you're a very pretty too! Voted. XOXO Jewel

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11/06/2011 06:02.36 PM Report This Comment
Healthy = Wealthy
............*(¯`’•.¸(¯`’•.¸*NOVEMBER*¸.•’´¯)¸.• ‘´¯)..........
,.-~*'¨¯¨'*•~-.¸-Health Awareness Month-,.-~*'¨¯¨'*•~-.¸
..........................Pancreatic Cancer
..........................American Diabetes
.........................Alzheimer's Disease
......................Lung Cancer Awareness
....................Crohn's & Ulcerative Colitis
......Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease COPD

(¯`•._)((¯`•._)(Mary Artemisia Lathbury)(¯`•._)(¯`•._)
........Poet Laureate Lyrist of Chautauqua, NY
....................Children of yesterday,
.......................Heirs of tomorrow,
...................What are you weaving?
......................Labor and sorrow?
.................Look to your looms again.
.......................Faster and faster
...................Fly the great shuttles
.................Prepared by the Master;
......................Life's in the loom,
.........................Room for it--
.............................Room!
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11/05/2011 12:47.57 AM Report This Comment
Poetry in motion
׺°”˜`”°º×November Night by Adelaide Crapsey׺°”˜`”°º×
...................Listen. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
..............................With faint dry sound,
..............................Like steps of passing ghosts,
......................The leaves, frost-crisp'd, break from the trees
.......................... .......................... ....................................And fall.

׺°”˜`”°º×Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening׺°”˜`”°º×
.......................................by Robert Frost

.......................Whose woods these are I think I know.
.......................His house is in the village though;
.......................He will not see me stopping here
.......................To watch his woods fill up with snow.

.......................My little horse must think it queer
.......................To stop without a farmhouse near
.......................Between the woods and frozen lake
.......................The darkest evening of the year.

.......................He gives his harness bells a shake
.......................To ask if there is some mistake.
.......................The only other sound's the sweep
.......................Of easy wind and downy flake.

.......................The woods are lovely, dark and deep.
.......................But I have promises to keep,
.......................And miles to go before I sleep,
.......................And miles to go before I sleep.

www.pbs.org/wgbh/poetryeverywhere/frost.html

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11/02/2011 06:18.52 PM Report This Comment
November skies
^•.•´¯`•.•^ ^•.•´¯`•.•^ Happy November
Unexpected turn of events... It was a warm, simply beautiful day; it's a great time of year:
*the rustling of leaves & snapping twigs, sounds signaling the coming of a barren winter
*drinking hot chocolate & apple cider w/cinnamon stick
*football games, family reunions, children's laughter
*the cozy feel of fleece while curled up on the sofa
*a simmering pot of homemade soups cooking
*gourds, corn stalks, mums, planting fall bulbs
*singing time-worn songs around the bonfire
*the smell of wood burning in the fireplace
*the aroma of jams, pies & breads baking
*hiking after the Thanksgiving meal
*pumpkin patches, apple picking
*tall trees cast long shadows
*roasting marshmallows
*town fairs, hayrides
*the cool crisp air

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Why did the scarecrow win the Nobel Prize?
................Because he was out standing in his field!
What did one autumn leaf say to another?
.......................... ........................I'm falling for you.

^•.•´¯`•.•^ ^•.•´¯`•.•^ .....Fun trivia:
1. U.S. farmers grow more than 1.5 billion pounds of pumpkins each year.
2. The largest pumpkin pie ever baked was in 2005 and weighed 2020 pounds.

(> ” ” <)......................Furfriend, here's your VOTE !!
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11/01/2011 08:55.53 PM Report This Comment
Fall finale
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.*.•* *¨`*•*.•´*.¸*.•´** .*.•* *
* * IT'S SNOWING * .*
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* .*.•* *

Our area just got the first snow of the season.
Will be slipping and sliding away on icy roads tomorrow.
Not at all ready for winter.


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10/27/2011 09:11.40 PM Report This Comment
Hello FurFriend
Tuesday's blossom and blooms with today's vote.

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10/25/2011 06:27.41 PM Report This Comment
HI beautiful Biscuit!
Hope you're having a great summer! I have, though it's been so hot here. Whoever invented summer obviously didn't take cats with fluff into consideration!

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07/11/2011 08:41.49 AM Report This Comment
hello biscuit
sure hope you've been staying clean..hehe...i think you should protest...NO MORE BATHS!! hehe
i hope you have been well...sorry i haven't been around..mom's bf passed away and mom has been taking some time to find closure...she feels better now, though..so she told us we could come by to visit our furiends..mom's bf is still watching over her, though..she has been seeing "signs"..
i hope you and your dad have a very nice father's day...sammy

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06/18/2011 06:08.15 PM Report This Comment
Biscuit
Happy Sunday. Hot and humid but you're here so you already know.

meows and purrs

Biscuit and Michah

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06/12/2011 07:11.26 PM Report This Comment
Biscuit
Hope your Friday has been catastic. Good evening and sweet dreams.

purrs and meows

Biscuit and Michah

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