• Black Sheep is an infotainment channel which aims to engage an audience of all categories. (youtube.com)
  • Black Sheep wil be an upgraded version of Smile Mixture, this time aiming for more fun and entertainment. (youtube.com)
  • Black Sheep Fest 2008 was the first Black Sheep Fest. (flickr.com)
  • It was also the only Black Sheep Fest to happen on more than one day. (flickr.com)
  • Black sheep are looked on with dislike by shepherds, and are not so valuable as white ones. (infoplease.com)
  • I wondered if there was a concise alternative idiom for 'black sheep' which sadly seems to be inappropriate in this politically correct time. (usingenglish.com)
  • What's wrong with black sheep? (usingenglish.com)
  • As the term derives from the days when black sheep were rare in Britain, and therefore they stood out in a flock, it has no connotations other than that the black sheep is (a) different, and (b) not necessarily good for the whole as the black wool adulterated the crop. (usingenglish.com)
  • When CWA Artist Cadmus hung his picture depicting sailors on shore leave having a high old time necking and guzzling on Riverside Drive, Admiral Hugh Rodman denounced the picture furiously, suggesting that sailors were refined, fellows, if, perhaps the thought, that is the case, this story could happen) Tells what happened to the 'refined fellows' and to 'Fats' the black sheep. (newyorker.com)
  • Black Sheep Restaurants co-founders Syed Asim Hussain and Christopher Mark share a zest for travel and discovering dining subcultures from all corners of the globe. (cathaypacific.com)
  • Whether it's at New Punjab Club - the world's first Punjabi restaurant to be awarded a Michelin star - or BELON, the neo-Parisian bistro, Black Sheep Restaurants focuses on storytelling through food by creating immersive experiences inspired by travel adventures. (cathaypacific.com)
  • We have created the Black Sheep Coffee app to help simplify a little bit of your life and to help reward you for being a loyal Black Sheep Coffee customer. (apple.com)
  • Helps you discover Black Sheep Coffee locations and find your nearest Black Sheep Coffee coffee house wherever you may be in town. (apple.com)
  • Simplifies paying for your coffee and other goods at Black Sheep Coffee. (apple.com)
  • Digital Loyalty - the same as your Black Sheep Coffee stamp card, just digital - plus now you can help us support charity by donating your cards when the mood strikes. (apple.com)
  • Features - useful news and access to other Black Sheep Coffee happenings. (apple.com)
  • Thank you for using the Black Sheep Coffee App! (apple.com)
  • Thanks for using the Black Sheep Coffee App, we hope you enjoy it! (apple.com)
  • The Black Sheep Agency is a cause-driven brand strategy/design agency focused on accelerating impact and changing social behaviors. (inc.com)
  • Black Sheep culture has been at the heart of it all from day one. (inc.com)
  • People work at Black Sheep because the cause-based work means something. (inc.com)
  • Writer/director Jonathan King's new horror-comedy "Black Sheep" ( read Kurt Loder's review here ) has been generating buzz with its "Shaun of the Dead" take on animal mutation. (mtv.com)
  • Check back next week for the next installment of the 'Black Sheep' Diaries! (mtv.com)
  • Showing albums featuring Black Sheep. (last.fm)
  • Patterns for sheep costumes are available in sizes from infant to extra-large adult, so consider making one for everyone in the family and going to a party as a whole flock of sheep. (ehow.com)
  • Novezzina, Italy - August 20, 2012: Flock of sheep is returning from the pasture, led by their shepherd and his two faithful dogs. (istockphoto.com)
  • Sheep are not often thought of as smart creatures behaving like a flock of sheep is a clich for acting as a mob without thought. (abc.net.au)
  • The Graham Centre Sheep Forum was held on Friday 7 July 2017, at the Convention Centre, Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga. (edu.au)
  • When an alien with amazing powers crash-lands near Mossy Bottom Farm, Shaun the Sheep goes on a mission to shepherd the intergalactic visitor home before a sinister organization can capture her. (imdb.com)
  • Shaun the Sheep gets the Farmer to bring home a llama from the County Fair. (imdb.com)
  • Young Into Film reporter Jess goes behind-the-scenes at Aardman Animations to find out how Shaun the Sheep Movie was made. (imdb.com)
  • The Icelandics are tough sheep, not the largest of breeds, but are quick to bash things in their way or that they do not want around them, like the pigs. (freewebs.com)
  • A few primitive breeds of sheep retain some of the characteristics of their wild cousins, such as short tails. (wikipedia.org)
  • However, colored sheep do appear in many modern breeds, and may even appear as a recessive trait in white flocks. (wikipedia.org)
  • St. Croix Sheep are listed as threatened on the American Livestock Breeds Conservancy's Conservation Priority List. (google.com)
  • The shepherds responsible for the sheep art I featured earlier (i.e. (scienceblogs.com)
  • Imagine shepherds on horseback leading 1,500 sheep down a mountain pass onto the main street of Ketchum, Idaho, on their way to winter grazing grounds. (forbes.com)
  • Unknown to the cyclists, the new path included an easement for the shepherds because it was the sheep migration route. (forbes.com)
  • Listen to Jeremiah again: "My people, saith this prophet, hath been lost sheep: their shepherds have caused them to go astray. (economist.com)
  • By turns funny, sad, and profound, Killer of Sheep offers a sympathetic and humane glimpse into inner-city life. (rottentomatoes.com)
  • An adult female sheep is referred to as a ewe (/juː/), an intact male as a ram or occasionally a tup, a castrated male as a wether, and a younger sheep as a lamb. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of the earliest animals to be domesticated for agricultural purposes, sheep are raised for fleece, meat (lamb, hogget or mutton) and milk. (wikipedia.org)
  • In August 2009, a Texel tup lamb named Deveronvale Perfection was sold for a world record price for a sheep of £231,000. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bred in Banffshire , Scotland, the lamb was sold by Graham Morrison of Cornhill, Aberdeenshire to fellow sheep farmer Jimmy Douglas at a sale in Lanark . (wikipedia.org)
  • So are lamb chops -- he said several local restaurants are interested in putting the sheep on the menu. (cnn.com)
  • In this case, however, we're not going to bother, since we're pretty certain that if we sit a sheep in front of a Sudoku and suggest that if it solves the puzzle in less than 20 minutes it won't end up the oven, it'll be lamb cutlets at Vulture Central tonight. (theregister.co.uk)
  • The animals' tendency to blindly follow the flock has led to sheep becoming enshrined in the English language as a description for unquestioningly doing what others are doing. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Shaun is a sheep who doesn't follow the flock - in fact, he leads them into all sorts of scrapes and scraps, turning peace in the valley into mayhem in the meadow. (imdb.com)
  • As livestock, sheep are most often associated with pastoral, Arcadian imagery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Here, S is for Sheep and their presence in the evocative, pastoral paintings by Samuel Palmer. (cam.ac.uk)
  • What he doesn't realise is that included in the pastoral scene is a mutant sheep with a star on its back, and in using this photo he has unwittingly captured the attention of a man in black who offers a menacing ultimatum: find the sheep or face dire consequences. (penguin.co.uk)
  • In the modern era, Australia, New Zealand, the southern and central South American nations, and the British Isles are most closely associated with sheep production. (wikipedia.org)
  • It is presently a popular lean meat sheep across Europe , as well as Australia , New Zealand and the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • An experiment in genetic engineering turns harmless sheep into bloodthirsty killers that terrorize a sprawling New Zealand farm. (imdb.com)
  • Henry (Meister) returns to the family farm in rural New Zealand , hoping to cure his aversion to sheep and get a buyout from older brother Angus (Feeney). (encyclopedia.com)
  • British navigator James Cook brought sheep to New Zealand on his voyages in 1773 and 1777, but they did not become established. (teara.govt.nz)
  • In 1843 and 1844 Charles Bidwill, Charles Clifford, William Vavasour and Henry Petre shipped 1,600 sheep from Australia to New Zealand. (teara.govt.nz)
  • The festival culminates in the Trailing of the Sheep Parade, in which over 1,000 sheep are led down Ketchum's Main Street. (forbes.com)
  • A marvelous hybrid of mythology and mystery, A Wild Sheep Chase is the extraordinary literary thriller that launched Haruki Murakami's international reputation. (penguin.co.uk)
  • Quirky and utterly captivating, A Wild Sheep Chase is Murakami at his astounding best. (penguin.co.uk)
  • 'A Wild Sheep Chase has the conventional hull of a thriller - a quest, a mystery, an extraordinary woman, and plenty of elegant duress - but its fantastic superstructure transforms it into something quite different. (penguin.co.uk)
  • If you consider yourself an intelligent, sensitive common reader but wish to accommodate something a little removed from your experience, and probably your imagination, I dare you to turn your eyes towards Murakami and head off on a wild sheep chase. (penguin.co.uk)
  • More followed, including A Wild Sheep Chase and Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World, but it was Norwegian Wood, published in 1987, which turned Murakami from a writer into a phenomenon. (penguin.co.uk)
  • Biologist Ian Wilmut's team also cloned lambs out of DNA derived from sheep-fetus fibroblasts, cells found in connective tissue. (slate.com)
  • Mr Cole said: "Sheep have been parted from their lambs, they've had severe wounds and they've died after two or three days. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Sheep farmers try to round up a flock as they walk through a cloud of ash pouring out of the erupting Grimsvoetn volcano in Mulakot on May 22, 2011. (latimes.com)
  • Yet the farmers and local Vermont residents say that the decision by the government to eliminate the sheep in question shows the double standard, applied when public health is at stake and the interests of large corporations are not threatened. (democracynow.org)
  • Linda Faillace, one of the farmers whose sheep are condemned to die because they may have the mad-cow disease. (democracynow.org)
  • Hold on, I'm loosing my footing," he calls as the sheep wriggles on the deck and the audience, made up of tweed-coated farmers and skinny, jodhpur-clad girls, shuffles back. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • From 1882, the frozen meat industry created new opportunities for sheep farmers. (teara.govt.nz)
  • The drier eastern region of the South Island was more attractive for prospective sheep farmers. (teara.govt.nz)
  • Pastoralists (sheep farmers) simply took over large areas of land without any licence or legal right, so they were known as squatters. (teara.govt.nz)
  • «Sheep» er en låt av det britiske progressiv rock -bandet Pink Floyd , utgitt på albumet Animals i 1977. (wikipedia.org)
  • In an op-ed piece in the conservative Daily Telegraph , the president's chief British accuser, Ambrose Evans-Pritchard, a former Washington correspondent, turned his fire on Starr, calling him "a trimming, limp-wristed procrastinator with the zeal of a plump sheep who works part-time on the job, craves approval and bears the imprint of the last person who sat on him. (slate.com)
  • The Soay sheep on the island of Hirta in the St Kilda archipelago have become five per cent smaller on average since 1985, despite evolutionary advantages favouring larger sheep. (nature.com)
  • A warm and woolly sheep is a particularly good Halloween costume for kids who live in cool climates and will be trick-or-treating after the sun goes down. (ehow.com)
  • Shearling or Sherpa are thicker and more woolly and will provide the most authentic sheep appearance. (ehow.com)
  • The most exciting event is the sheep parade, led by authentic sheep wagons, followed by dancing groups of all ethnicities, then Scottish highlanders blowing bagpipes (the prelude to the sheep arrival), and finally, hundreds of sheep trotting down Main Street. (forbes.com)
  • Sheep can be trained to recognise human faces from photographic portraits - and can even identify the picture of their handler without prior training - according to new research from scientists at the University of Cambridge. (cam.ac.uk)
  • An artificial intelligence system designed by researchers at the University of Cambridge is able to detect pain levels in sheep, which could aid in early diagnosis and treatment of common, but painful, conditions in animals. (cam.ac.uk)
  • Scientists at the University of Cambridge have discovered that sheep are more intelligent than previously believed. (cam.ac.uk)
  • But professor Jenny Morton, a neuroscientist at University of Cambridge, said sheep had been greatly undervalued for their intelligence. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Make sheep not war! (microsoft.com)
  • If the sweats are an appropriate color, you could make a no-frills sheep costume by cutting apart a large sweat suit, flipping the pieces inside out and reassembling them so that the nappy side of the fabric is on the outside. (ehow.com)
  • In the mid 1800s, the Basque people (originally from Spain and France) came to America to service the camps during the Gold Rush, but found they could make a better living herding sheep for ranchers. (forbes.com)
  • Once he'd got over the reminder of childhood sheep-related traumas, he laughed and said he'd love to help us make the idea a reality. (mtv.com)
  • Weta helped answer people's first question: 'Cool idea, but how do you make sheep scary? (mtv.com)
  • As for the sheep, Fleming is thinking of new ways he can make money off them and expand the program. (cnn.com)
  • This sheep has actually gone through and this is its third occasion and you can see it actually doesn t make any errors at all and goes straight through without entering any cul-de-sacs. (abc.net.au)
  • Researchers in Australia have created a genetically-modified sheep that displays symptoms similar to Huntington's Disease in humans, but it is unclear whether the animals would undergo the same cognitive decline that would make them useful for testing potential treatments. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • One of the troubles with sheep, and other wildlife, is that you can't position them to make a well balanced composition. (cambridgeincolour.com)
  • For this pattern, the wolf's ears are very similar to a sheep's, so the wolf pattern pieces could be used to create a sheep costume by using fluffy black or white fleece instead of brown, shaggy fur and creating a stubby tail instead of a long wolf's tail. (ehow.com)
  • Previous research at the Babraham Institute in Cambridge has also shown that sheep have the ability to recognise faces and react to different facial expressions. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • It sounds gross, but this amazing looking lamp, Ruminant Bloom, is made by artist Julia Lohmann out of preserved sheep stomachs. (makezine.com)
  • Mad Sheep Disease? (democracynow.org)
  • The U.S. Department of Agriculture announced in mid July that it was going to seize and destroy 376 sheep in Vermont because a test had shown that four sheep on one farm were infected with a form of transmissible mad-cow like disease. (democracynow.org)
  • Last Friday a federal judge granted a week of reprieve to the sheep who may carry this version of mad-cow disease. (democracynow.org)
  • Ponsonby Sheep Research Facility maintains a unique high-health breeding flock used for important research such as reproductive technologies, immune response, disease resistance, animal health and production. (uoguelph.ca)
  • Professor Morton, whose research is published in the journal Public Library of Science One, was studying sheep intelligence in the hope that they may be useful as an animal model of Huntington's Disease, a neurodegenerative disorder that leads to dementia and affects muscle control. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Still, as the sheep are ushered back into the obscurity of the pens, I nod sagely at the farmer to my left. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Sheep husbandry is practised throughout the majority of the inhabited world, and has been fundamental to many civilizations. (wikipedia.org)
  • Being a key animal in the history of farming, sheep have a deeply entrenched place in human culture, and find representation in much modern language and symbology. (wikipedia.org)
  • Back outside I find myself surrounded by yet more sheep at the livestock-judging arena, where nervous-looking rams are having their hair lovingly combed into clouds of white curls by their suddenly attentive owners. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Perhaps because sheep have been assumed to be dumb, no one had previously thought to find out just how smart sheep are and if their intelligence can be used to improve their care and productivity. (abc.net.au)
  • Incredibly, the sheep were able to find nourishment in the same number of attempts it takes a monkey or a human, viz: seven. (theregister.co.uk)
  • Professor Morton put a flock of seven normal Welsh Mountain sheep through a series of tests to examine their learning ability as a mark of their intelligence. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Professor Morton said: "The sheep learned that colour was irrelevant and that shape was what mattered. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Neuroboffin Jenny Morton herded a flock of Welsh mountain sheep and presented them with variously-coloured buckets, only one of which contained nosh. (theregister.co.uk)
  • And while we're licking the sheep fat from our fingers, we'd like to challenge Morton to answer one of the great questions of our age: are gay sheep more intelligent than their bovine counterparts , and are either smarter than homosexual flamingos ? (theregister.co.uk)
  • While predators like wolves and bears do threaten, few enemies can pursue these nimble sheep up the very steepest cliffs. (amnh.org)
  • Sheep actually have a very strong flocking instinct because that s developed for them to survive in the wild and protect them from predators. (abc.net.au)
  • When she swapped the food into a different coloured bucket the sheep then adapted in the same amount of time as monkeys and rodents typically do. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • A mutation in the 3' UTR of the myostatin gene in Texel sheep creates target sites for the microRNAs miR-1 and miR-206. (wikipedia.org)
  • We put a piece of, say, sheep DNA into a bacterial cell, which reproduces itself asexually--doubling its genetic material and splitting--and each time, it replicates our sheep gene. (slate.com)
  • Sheep numbers peaked at 70.3 million in 1982, but have fallen since to around 29.6 million in 2014. (teara.govt.nz)
  • UK researchers have shown for the first time that instead of fleeing randomly when faced with danger, sheep head straight for the centre of the flock. (cam.ac.uk)