Because sometimes what you need most is to watch a whole floofy family of French-Canadian skunks, mama and skunklings, bobbling down a lane in Pointe-Taillon National Park in Quebec. There they encounter a cyclist named Francois Arsenault, who remained very calm and still as they gave him a thorough sniffing, and then continued bobbling on their merry way:

[via Neatorama]


Today the Department of Awesomely Good Deeds salutes Mike MacMillan of Skeptisketch, who risked supreme stinkification to help a skunk who’d gotten its head stuck in a soda can somewhere in the wilds of rural Ontario. He calls it the bravest thing he’s ever done.

[via /r/videos]