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About this blog: I was born and raised in Livermore with scientist parents who moonlight as musicians and a brother who is much louder and much more fun than I am. I am a published and very poorly paid author of the young-adult fantasy 'I Am Not L... (More)
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On second thought, let's just pet the bunnies
Uploaded: Jun 21, 2013
The goat has never been accused of being a majestic creature. With their strangely shaped pupils, their tendency to eat everything and a general taste for destruction, they are really the black sheep (hahaha) of the grazing animal world.
I'm reminded of goats and their lack of grace and dignity by the return of the Alameda County Fair. The Fair is one of my favorite places. Rides, carnival games, pig races and petting zoos -- goats included -- make for an event that turns me into a five-year-old.
Recently, I came across a video of goats being goats. Or rather, being less like goats and more like people.
Goat versus Human in The Shriek that Shook the World