Tree-Climbing Goats!

In the face of the embarrassment of the bad joke who represents the United States to the rest of the world (America Last! America Last! First in Consumption, Last in Care!), I can think of one way to make myself smile:

Tree-climbing goats.

From Discover Magazine.


Tree-Climbing Goats Keep the ‘Desert Gold’ Growing


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  1. MaryA
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    I had a little goat-tree, nothing would it bear
    but a lot of tree-goats, who climbed it like a stair.
    The King of Spain’s daughter came to visit me,
    said: “Tree-climbing goats, huh? Now THIS, I gotta see!”

    (with apologies to “The Little Nut Tree”, but, hey, I’m sure it’s out of copyright protection by now!)

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