Drain Clogged by TV

You never know what will turn up in a storm drain. In Colorado, 10 ducklings were rescued from a drain by a fire crew. In Texas, officials found a 40 inch flat screen TV clogging a drain! They’re not sure if it was dumped, or swept in during a hurricane. Maybe the rats were watching movies!

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Badger Breaks In

If you want to raid the fridge for a midnight snack in Hannah Carver’s house, you might have to fight a badger for it! The British woman set up a security camera, to find out who was trashing her kitchen every night. The bold badger was entering through a cat flap, and helping himself!

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Good Day, Your Grace

Have you ever wanted to be a Duke or Duchess? The nation of Sealand will sell you a title for $734.99, and you don’t have to move! Sealand isn’t much more than a platform in the North Sea, about 8 miles off the coast of Great Britain, but it’s an independent nation with it’s own currency!

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Turn Food Into Soil to Grow Food

Emma and Ugo Angeletti are teenage sisters who created the back2earth organization in Florida. They have collected over 15,000 pounds of food waste in the last year, and turned it into compost to use in local gardens! They won a grant for $50,000 through the General Mills, Feeding Better Futures program, to expand their awesome work.

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Flower Girl Forgot to Shave

Here’s something to save up for, when planning your wedding. You can rent a llama! Wedding Llamas, in Portland Oregon, has therapy llamas and alpacas with a side job. The animals can be part of the bridal party as ring bearers, flower girls, or maybe even best alpaca and llama of honor! Congratulations!

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Best Friends Forever

A group of best friends in Texas wanted to grow old together, so they decided to build a house to share. Their plans changed, and instead, they built one community building, and teeny-tiny houses next door to each other! It’s the perfect way to have your own space, but still spend time with friends!

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Celebrate With Music

Today is Buy A Musical Instrument Day! Would you like to play piano? Maybe you’d prefer the violin or saxophone, so you can carry your instrument to school. If you want something to annoy the neighbors, try the drums or bagpipe. You could also get a pocket-sized harmonica or nose flute! Make some music!

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