Ünnecessary Ümlaut


A surplus of geekery by :: Fred Abercrombie

Crime: Blue Öyster Cult Dropping Umlaut for Petaluma Show?

One of the grandfathers of the unnecessary umlaut going sans umlaut?

Not in my town. Thankfully these were around to enforce Blue Öyster Cult‘s proper spelling.

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Video: World’s Ugliest Dog Contest 2011 Highlights


Here’s what you missed at the annual World’s Ugliest Dog Contest at the Sonoma Marin Fair in Petaluma. If you’ve seen the awesome Worst In Show documentary you’ll recognize many of the ugly dogs (and their owners).

Contrary to their gnarly appearances all are healthy and super-loved by their owners.

Not just another quirky Petaluma event (they’ve got tons) it also serves as a great case for pet adoption. Every animal deserves a good home, “ugly” or conventionally cute.

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