Hero 11-Year-Old Mackenzie McCarty Makes Lovely Taxidermy from Roadkill

Today's episode of The Steve Harvey Show featured the visibly uncomfortable host interviewing 11-year-old Mackenzie McCarty, a budding taxidermist who poses adorable little dead mice in fanciful costumes. It was even better than you're already imagining. » 3/17/15 10:50pm 3/17/15 10:50pm

Here's a Cool Chick Who Makes Fancy Fur Accessories From Roadkill

Roadkill's a bummer. But where you and I see mangled animals taken too soon from this world, one woman—a woman of VISION—sees muffs and hats and legwarmers that could be. » 12/05/14 8:00pm 12/05/14 8:00pm

Turtle Roadkill Experiment Conclusively Proves That Humans are Assholes

I've been saying this for years, and nobody ever listens to me: people, en masse, are shit. Like, actual shit. Believe me, I'd love to be wrong about this, but here's a new experiment that verifies my theory. It takes a turtle seven or eight years to reproduce, and a female turtle who lives 50 years may lay over 100… » 12/29/12 12:30pm 12/29/12 12:30pm

Roadkill Recipes For Every Appetite

The ethical pitfalls of eating the steroidal flesh of murdered livestock may keep you from lifting that shrink-wrapped package of ground beef out of the refrigerated bin at the grocery store but, no matter how good Smart Bacon is (and it's actually okay), no meat substitute can quite replace the delicious taste of a… » 11/17/11 6:00pm 11/17/11 6:00pm

Ke$ha's Fashion Involves Dead Animals From Off The Street

"A friend of mine has a big farm in the desert, and she picks up feathers and roadkill for me, then makes it into clothes," explains the singer who has the most digital album sales by a new artist. Ever. » 10/11/10 10:16am 10/11/10 10:16am

Where The Wild Things Are

Sarina Brewer is a self-described "rogue taxidermist" who travels with hacksaw and cooler so as to transform roadkill into winged monkeys, conjoined animals, and "carcass art." [Bust via Utne] » 6/15/09 5:40pm 6/15/09 5:40pm