Valentine's Day http://www.kplu.org en The Kiss, Taxonomically Classified http://www.kplu.org/post/kiss-taxonomically-classified Actually, this isn't at all scientific. Here are just a few examples of PDA that hopefully won't make your skin crawl. <a href="http://www.npr.org/2011/02/14/133693152/the-dark-origins-of-valentines-day" target="_blank">Happy</a> Valentine's Day! <div class="fullattribution">Copyright 2013 NPR. To see more, visit http://www.npr.org/.<img src="http://www.google-analytics.com/__utm.gif?utmac=UA-5828686-4&utmdt=The+Kiss%2C+Taxonomically+Classified+&utme=8(APIKey)9(MDAyNTQ1NzQ1MDEyMjk0OTcxNTI4MzljZQ001)"/></div><p> Thu, 14 Feb 2013 18:11:12 +0000 Claire O'Neill 7796 at http://www.kplu.org The Kiss, Taxonomically Classified Tacoma zoo's tiger looking for a little love; Seattle octopuses find it http://www.kplu.org/post/tacoma-zoos-tiger-looking-little-love-seattle-octopuses-find-it <p>The Point Defiance Zoo is welcoming a visitor tomorrow for a special post-Valentine&#39;s Day tryst with Jaya &ndash; a Sumatran tiger named Malosi.</p><blockquote><p>&ldquo;We&rsquo;re very excited about Malosi&rsquo;s arrival and the pair&rsquo;s potential to produce cubs,&rdquo; said general curator Karen Goodrowe Beck. &ldquo;The Sumatran tiger is critically endangered and we are working hard to protect and boost the population of this extraordinary species.&rdquo;</p></blockquote><p> Tue, 14 Feb 2012 17:42:10 +0000 KPLU News Staff 4151 at http://www.kplu.org Tacoma zoo's tiger looking for a little love; Seattle octopuses find it Dirty Three: For Valentine's Day, a wordless love song http://www.kplu.org/post/dirty-three-valentines-day-wordless-love-song As any pessimistic Valentine's Day veteran can attest, the holiday is strewn with land mines: pressure to find someone, pressure to buy the right gifts, pressure to formalize casual relationships, pressure to even remember the damn thing is <em>happening</em>. Music doesn't help matters: Do you send a love song when you're not yet officially in love? What if you accidentally send a love song that everyone else knows was written about a faithful bloodhound? Tue, 14 Feb 2012 14:54:28 +0000 Stephen Thompson 4147 at http://www.kplu.org Dirty Three: For Valentine's Day, a wordless love song