Wednesday Wanderings: Chili, Animals Have Conscious Awareness, and Funny Signs

Have you wondered about this “chili cook off” stuff I occasionally talk about? Yeah, I know- not really. But, just in case you have, here is the site for the organization we cook under:

And for our website, which is a bit out of date, but has pictures and recipes and other stuff:

A group of scientists has signed a declaration stating that there is growing evidence that animals have conscious awareness, just like humans:

And here are some funny signs. As usual with these things, some are funnier than others. They are from the UK, so I suppose some might need the context, but enough amused me that I thought I would share: