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Hero Pig Saves Baby Goat From Drowning

Things were looking pretty grim at the petting zoo after a baby goat got its foot stuck underwater.

As an onlooker filmed, the young animal struggled to keep its head above water. But, suddenly, something comes into the corner of the screen. It's a pig, and it's swimming toward the trapped goat.

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Convenience Store Clerk Clobbers Thief With Beer Cans

Beer isn't simply an awesome beverage that ensures a good time. Turns out, it also makes a great weapon for driving off would-be robbers. Oh, beer, is there anything you can't do?

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Is Facebook Trying to Get You to Narc On Your Friends Who Don’t Use Their Real Name?

Like most folks, you've probably never really read Facebook's Terms of Service. But it you had, you would have seen this telling gem:

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New Jersey Bans Smiling in Driver's License Photos
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New Jersey Won’t Let You Smile in Your Driver’s License Photo

Hoping to liven up your driver's license photo with a toothy grin? Not in New Jersey, you don't. In fact, the state's Motor Vehicle Commission has recently begun a crackdown on people who flash their pearly whites while being photographed.

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The Fancy / KRFTD / Wired / Bathroom Mania
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9 of the Wackiest Bathrooms Ever

We spend so much time doing the pee pee dance and hoping that the homeless person who's locked himself in the Starbucks bathroom hasn't died that it's nice to take a moment every now and then and remind ourselves that this isn't the way things are everywhere. Here are nine of the coolest bathrooms we could find (store one away in your happy place for safekeeping).

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Gawker
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Amusement Park Visitors Get Stranded for Hours

What’s not to love about a California amusement park called Knott’s Berry Farms? With such a magical-sounding name, we can’t imagine things could ever go awry. But then again, we’re sucked in by almost anything even remotely charming.

Unfortunately, Knott’s Berry Farms has let us down.

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Tammy Cooper
CBS 2
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Texas Mom Arrested For Letting Kids Play on Quiet Suburban Street

Tammy Cooper and her husband moved to their house on a cul-de-sac in a quiet La Porte, Texas neighborhood so they would have a safe place for their nine and six-year-old children to grow up.

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Chris Carpenter
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St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher Gives Removed Rib to Daughter

It's a little strange to lose a body part. But that's what happened to St. Louis Cardinals ace Chris Carpenter when surgeons removed one of his ribs in an attempt to alleviate pressure that was running up his pitching arm.

After the surgery Carpenter was presented with the bone, and he knew just what to do with it:

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Man Wrestles Gator to Save Dog
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Florida Man Wrestles Gator to Save Beloved Dog

We already knew that dogs love their masters, but how far will a pet owner go to protect their beloved pooch? In Florida, a 66-year-old grandfather recently wrestled a seven-foot alligator to save his West Highland Terrier. Answer is, pretty far, apparently.

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Canadian KFC Serves Up Raw Chicken Burger

When you remove a fast food burger from its wrapper and bite down, you are taking it on faith that there isn't something really disgusting between the buns.

Last week a KFC diner in the Toronto-area paid for this faith. As you can see, he took a big bite of his chicken burger only to find that somebody forgot to stick the chicken part in the deep fryer.

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