If you've ever seen a domestic cat catch prey like a mouse or a bird, you might call the way it handles the prey "playing." Cats may keep prey alive after catching it rather than killing their catch immediately. It looks as if the cat is having fun, toying with its prey in a malicious manner. In truth, cats wear down their prey to avoid sustaining injuries. Rather than playing with the prey for amusement, cats wear down their victims so that they're too tired to fight back once their captors are ready to finish them off [source: Turner, et al]. Scientists have observed killer whales tossing California sea lions out of the water and into the air.The sea lions may fly dozens of feet before crashing back to the water.In his commencement address, California Supreme Court justice Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar encouraged students to bridge divides “between people who disagree or even want to fight, between ideas difficult to reconcile, or simply between ourselves and those we encounter with starkly different lives.” “The opportunity to see these divides –– and bridge them –– now passes to you,” said Cuéllar, under sweltering skies, to 5,082 graduates and their families at Stanford Stadium.He surveyed a landscape of umbrellas, sun hats and water bottles.Reba Mc Entire, the rodeo star who turned country songbird, knows the importance of her own "brand." The gutsy redhead with more than 20 No.1 hits to her credit coped with the deaths of eight members of her touring "family" in a plane crash in 1991.Animals display aggressive behavior for many reasons.
Ellen goes out to dinner with her old friend Richard, a reporter who is in town to cover a story.But Mc Entire veered off the flamboyant path last year when she toured with Kelly Clarkson, and her stage presence reflected a change in the times.A casual, more subdued and sophisticated Mc Entire belted out her chart-topping hits along with the much junior Clarkson. She took to the Broadway stage in "Annie Get Your Gun" in 2001, though she had not done theater before. Reba also has started her own clothing, footwear and luggage lines.Sponsored Products are advertisements for products sold by merchants on When you click on a Sponsored Product ad, you will be taken to an Amazon detail page where you can learn more about the product and purchase it.