Oct 14, 2009
Run David Run :o)
Stockholm is not only the home of the Nobel Prizes, but also a place that DustBunnies should avoid at all cost.
The Swedes, those latter-day descendants of bloodthirsty Vikings, have found a new use for rabbits: heating fuel. Stray rabbits are being shot, frozen and then shipped to a heating plant to be incinerated.
Bunnies, despite a felicity for breeding, are not quite abundant enough to be a reliable fuel so Stockholm also ships dead cats, cows, deer and horses to the plant for processing. No word on whether the remains of man's best friend are also keeping Swedes warm this winter.
Here is the link for the full article "Burning Bunnies for Biofuel,
Sorry folks, this was so out in left field and so typical of "gripping" headlines that I could not resist. The absurdity of this article did tickle my funny bone though :o)
Just for the record, I do not endorse this practice.