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  1. the national interest
    Trump Follows Collusion Solicitation With Even Crazier DefenseNo one’s asking him to report everything he discusses with foreign leaders (or whales) to the FBI, just the offers of covert election interference.
  2. the panopticon
    A List of Every Animal That Humans Can Spy on With Facial RecognitionIt’s way more than you think.
  3. accidents
    Monday’s Dead Whale May Have Caused Sunday’s Cruise-Ship DelayThis is what it’s like when news trends collide.
  4. sad things
    Beached Whale Buried in Queens Sand DunesBiologists still haven’t determined a cause of death.
  5. sad things
    Whale Beached in Breezy Point Has Died As expected.
  6. sad things
    Beached Whale in Breezy Point Is Probably Going to DieDon’t get too attached.
  7. crimes and misdemeanors
    The Mystery of the Whale With the Gunshot WoundWho murdered this beautiful creature?
  8. thou damned whale!
    Whale Who Attacked Yacht Was Apparently ‘Annoyed’Onlookers say the boaters were “harassing” him.
  9. whales
    Jack Hanna Compares Whale Trainers to Astronauts on KingAnd the PETA president says she hopes SeaWorld gets sued.
  10. awful things
    Shamu Kills TrainerThis is awful.
  11. animanhattan
    So What Songs Are Those Blue Whales Singing in Our Waters?There are Leviathans off our coast making music. They’ve got to be singing catchy tunes, right? Maybe with a smooth jazz beat?
  12. animanhattan
    Leviathan Leaves New York … For NowThank God, the threat has passed.
  13. animanhattan
    Watch Out! There Might Be a Whale in Your Neighborhood!God, just what we need. First pirates, and now LEVIATHANS.
  14. crazytown
    Anybody Want a Life-size Killer Whale?That’s what one Craigslist poster recently wanted to know.
  15. the humpty dance
    ‘Whale Disentanglement Crew’ Rescues Twenty-Ton Humpback Near New YorkIt sounds fancy, but it was just three guys in a rubber boat that did it.
  16. animanhattan
    Another Reason Not to Swim in New York Harbor: LEVIATHANSTurns out there are tons of whales in and around the city’s waterways. And they’re making quite a racket.