Recreational Newsgoups

rec.animals.wildlife
Wildlife related discussions/information.
rec.answers
Repository for periodic USENET articles. (Moderated)
rec.antiques
Discussing antiques and vintage items.
rec.antiques.marketplace
Buying/selling/trading antiques.
rec.antiques.radio+phono
Audio devices and materials of yesteryear.
rec.aquaria
Keeping fish and aquaria as a hobby.
rec.arts.animation
Discussion of various kinds of animation.
rec.arts.anime
Japanese animation fen discussion.
rec.arts.anime.info
Announcements about Japanese animation. (Moderated)
rec.arts.anime.marketplace
Things for sale in the Japanese animation world.
rec.arts.anime.stories
All about Japanese comic fanzines. (Moderated)
rec.arts.ascii
ASCII art, info on archives, art, & artists. (Moderated)
rec.arts.bodyart
Tattoos and body decoration discussions.
rec.arts.bonsai
Dwarfish trees and shrubbery.
rec.arts.books
Books of all genres, and the publishing industry.
rec.arts.books.hist-fiction
Historical fictions (novels) in general.
rec.arts.books.marketplace
Buying and selling of books.
rec.arts.books.reviews
Book reviews. (Moderated)
rec.arts.books.tolkien
The works of J.R.R. Tolkien.
rec.arts.comics.alternative
Alternative (non-mainstream) comic books.
rec.arts.comics.creative
Encouraging good superhero-style writing.
rec.arts.comics.dc.universe
DC Comics' shared universe and characters.
rec.arts.comics.elfquest
The Elfquest universe and characters.
rec.arts.comics.info
Reviews, convention information and other comics news. (Moderated)
rec.arts.comics.marketplace
The exchange of comics and comic related items.
rec.arts.comics.marvel.universe
Marvel Comics' shared universe and characters.
rec.arts.comics.misc
Comic books, graphic novels, sequential art.
rec.arts.comics.other-media
Comic book spinoffs in other media.
rec.arts.comics.strips
Discussion of short-form comics.
rec.arts.comics.xbooks
The Mutant Universe of Marvel Comics.
rec.arts.dance
Any aspects of dance not covered in another newsgroup.
rec.arts.disney
Discussion of any Disney-related subjects.
rec.arts.drwho
Discussion about Dr. Who.
rec.arts.erotica
Erotic fiction and verse. (Moderated)
rec.arts.fine
Fine arts & artists.
rec.arts.int-fiction
Discussions about interactive fiction.
rec.arts.manga
All aspects of the Japanese storytelling art form.
rec.arts.marching.band.college
College marching bands.
rec.arts.marching.band.high-school
High school marching bands.
rec.arts.marching.colorguard
Competitive color guard activity.
rec.arts.marching.drumcorps
Drum and bugle corps.
rec.arts.marching.misc
Marching-related performance activities.
rec.arts.misc
Discussions about the arts not in other groups.
rec.arts.movies.announce
Newsworthy events in the movie business. (Moderated)
rec.arts.movies.current-films
The latest movie releases.
rec.arts.movies.lists+surveys
Top-N lists and general surveys.
rec.arts.movies.misc
General aspects of movies not covered by other groups.
rec.arts.movies.movie-going
Going-to-movies experiences.
rec.arts.movies.past-films
Past movies.
rec.arts.movies.people
People in the movie business.
rec.arts.movies.production
Filmmaking, amateur and professional.
rec.arts.movies.reviews
Reviews of movies. (Moderated)
rec.arts.movies.tech
Technical aspects of movies.
rec.arts.mystery
Mystery and crime books, plays and films.
rec.arts.poems
For the posting of poems.
rec.arts.prose
Short works of prose fiction and followup discussion.
rec.arts.puppetry
For discussion of puppets in any form or venue.
rec.arts.sf.announce
Major announcements of the SF world. (Moderated)
rec.arts.sf.fandom
Discussions of SF fan activities.
rec.arts.sf.marketplace
Personal forsale notices of SF materials.
rec.arts.sf.misc
Science fiction lovers' newsgroup.
rec.arts.sf.movies
Discussing SF motion pictures.
rec.arts.sf.reviews
Reviews of science fiction/fantasy/horror works. (Moderated)
rec.arts.sf.science
Real and speculative aspects of SF science.
rec.arts.sf.starwars
Discussion of the Star Wars universe.
rec.arts.sf.starwars.collecting
Topics relating to Star Wars collecting.
rec.arts.sf.starwars.games
Star Wars games: RPG, computer, card, etc.
rec.arts.sf.starwars.info
General information pertaining to Star Wars. (Moderated)
rec.arts.sf.starwars.misc
Miscellaneous topics pertaining to Star Wars.
rec.arts.sf.tv
Discussing general television SF.
rec.arts.sf.tv.babylon5
Babylon 5 creators meet Babylon 5 fans.
rec.arts.sf.tv.quantum-leap
Quantum Leap TV, comics, cons, etc.
rec.arts.sf.written
Discussion of written science fiction and fantasy.
rec.arts.sf.written.robert-jordan
Books by author Robert Jordan.
rec.arts.startrek.current
New Star Trek shows, movies and books.
rec.arts.startrek.fandom
Star Trek conventions and memorabilia.
rec.arts.startrek.info
Information about the universe of Star Trek. (Moderated)
rec.arts.startrek.misc
General discussions of Star Trek.
rec.arts.startrek.reviews
Reviews of Star Trek books, episodes, films, &c. (Moderated)
rec.arts.startrek.tech
Star Trek's depiction of future technologies.
rec.arts.theatre.misc
Miscellaneous topics and issues in theatre.
rec.arts.theatre.musicals
Musical theatre around the world.
rec.arts.theatre.plays
Dramaturgy and discussion of plays.
rec.arts.theatre.stagecraft
Issues in stagecraft and production.
rec.arts.tv
The boob tube, its history, and past and current shows.
rec.arts.tv.interactive
Developments in interactive television.
rec.arts.tv.mst3k
For fans of Mystery Science Theater 3000.
rec.arts.tv.mst3k.announce
Mystery Science Theater 3000 announcements. (Moderated)
rec.arts.tv.mst3k.misc
For fans of Mystery Science Theater 3000.
rec.arts.tv.soaps.abc
Soap operas produced by or for the ABC network.
rec.arts.tv.soaps.cbs
Soap operas produced by or for the CBS network.
rec.arts.tv.soaps.misc
Postings of interest to all soap opera viewers.
rec.arts.tv.uk
Discussions of telly shows from the UK.
rec.arts.tv.uk.comedy
Regarding UK-based comedy shows.
rec.arts.tv.uk.coronation-st
Regarding the UK based show Coronation Street.
rec.arts.tv.uk.eastenders
Regarding the UK based show Eastenders.
rec.arts.tv.uk.misc
Miscellaneous topics about UK-based television.
rec.arts.wobegon
"A Prairie Home Companion" radio show discussion.
rec.audio.car
Discussions of automobile audio systems.
rec.audio.high-end
High-end audio systems. (Moderated)
rec.audio.marketplace
Buying and selling of home audio equipment.
rec.audio.misc
Post about audio here if you can't post anywhere else.
rec.audio.opinion
Everybody's two bits on audio in your home.
rec.audio.pro
Professional audio recording and studio engineering.
rec.audio.tech
Theoretical, factual, and DIY topics in home audio.
rec.autos.4x4
The on and off-road four wheel drive vehicle.
rec.autos.antique
Discussing all aspects of automobiles over 25 years old.
rec.autos.driving
Driving automobiles.
rec.autos.makers.chrysler
Dodge, Plymouth, Jeep, Eagle, etc info/talk.
rec.autos.makers.ford.mustang
Ford Mustangs in all their flavours.
rec.autos.makers.saturn
All about Saturn cars, fans and company.
rec.autos.marketplace
Buy/Sell/Trade automobiles, parts, tools, accessories.
rec.autos.misc
Miscellaneous discussion about automobiles.
rec.autos.rod-n-custom
High performance automobiles.
rec.autos.simulators
Discussion of automotive simulators.
rec.autos.sport.f1
Formula 1 motor racing.
rec.autos.sport.indy
Indy Car motor racing.
rec.autos.sport.info
Auto racing news, results, announcements. (Moderated)
rec.autos.sport.misc
Organized, legal auto competitions.
rec.autos.sport.nascar
NASCAR and other professional stock car racing.
rec.autos.sport.tech
Technical aspects & technology of auto racing.
rec.autos.tech
Technical aspects of automobiles, et. al.
rec.autos.vw
Issues pertaining to Volkswagen products.
rec.aviation.announce
Events of interest to the aviation community. (Moderated)
rec.aviation.answers
Frequently asked questions about aviation. (Moderated)
rec.aviation.hang-gliding
Hang-gliding, paragliding, foot-launched flight.
rec.aviation.homebuilt
Selecting, designing, building, and restoring aircraft.
rec.aviation.ifr
Flying under Instrument Flight Rules.
rec.aviation.marketplace
Aviation classifieds.
rec.aviation.military
Military aircraft of the past, present and future.
rec.aviation.misc
Miscellaneous topics in aviation.
rec.aviation.owning
Information on owning airplanes.
rec.aviation.piloting
General discussion for aviators.
rec.aviation.products
Reviews and discussion of products useful to pilots.
rec.aviation.questions
Aviation questions and answers. (Moderated)
rec.aviation.rotorcraft
Helicopters and other rotary wing aircraft.
rec.aviation.simulators
Flight simulation on all levels.
rec.aviation.soaring
All aspects of sailplanes and hang-gliders.
rec.aviation.stories
Anecdotes of flight experiences. (Moderated)
rec.aviation.student
Learning to fly.
rec.aviation.ultralight
Light aircraft in general, all topics.
rec.backcountry
Activities in the Great Outdoors.
rec.bicycles.marketplace
Buying, selling & reviewing items for cycling.
rec.bicycles.misc
General discussion of bicycling.
rec.bicycles.off-road
All aspects of off-road bicycling.
rec.bicycles.racing
Bicycle racing techniques, rules and results.
rec.bicycles.rides
Discussions of tours and training or commuting routes.
rec.bicycles.soc
Societal issues of bicycling.
rec.bicycles.tech
Cycling product design, construction, maintenance, etc.
rec.birds
Hobbyists interested in bird watching.
rec.boats
Hobbyists interested in boating.
rec.boats.building
Boat building, design, restoration, and repair.
rec.boats.cruising
Cruising in boats.
rec.boats.marketplace
Boating products for sale and wanted. (Moderated)
rec.boats.paddle
Talk about any boats with oars, paddles, etc.
rec.boats.racing
Boat racing.
rec.climbing
Climbing techniques, competition announcements, etc.
rec.collecting
Discussion among collectors of many things.
rec.collecting.cards.discuss
Discussion of sports and non-sports cards.
rec.collecting.cards.non-sports
Non-sports cards.
rec.collecting.coins
Coin, currency, medal, etc. collecting forum.
rec.collecting.dolls
Doll and bear collecting and crafting.
rec.collecting.sport.baseball
Baseball memorabilia (cards, photos, etc).
rec.collecting.sport.basketball
Basketball memorabilia (cards, photos, etc).
rec.collecting.sport.football
Football memorabilia (cards, photos, etc).
rec.collecting.sport.hockey
Hockey memorabilia (cards, photos, etc).
rec.collecting.sport.misc
Sports memorabilia not in any other group.
rec.collecting.stamps
Discussion of all things related to philately.
rec.crafts.beads
Making, collecting, and using beads.
rec.crafts.brewing
The art of making beers and meads.
rec.crafts.jewelry
All aspects of jewelry making and lapidary work.
rec.crafts.marketplace
Small-scale ads for craft products of all kinds.
rec.crafts.metalworking
All aspects of working with metal.
rec.crafts.misc
Handiwork arts not covered elsewhere.
rec.crafts.polymer-clay
Techniques & resources relating to polymer clay.
rec.crafts.textiles.misc
Fiber and textile crafts not covered elsewhere.
rec.crafts.textiles.needlework
Any form of decorative stitching done by hand.
rec.crafts.textiles.quilting
All about quilts and other quilted items.
rec.crafts.textiles.sewing
Sewing: clothes, furnishings, costumes, etc.
rec.crafts.textiles.yarn
Yarn making & use: spin, dye, knit, weave etc.
rec.crafts.winemaking
The tasteful art of making wine.
rec.equestrian
Discussion of things equestrian.
rec.folk-dancing
Folk dances, dancers, and dancing.
rec.food.chocolate
Chocolate.
rec.food.cooking
Food, cooking, cookbooks, and recipes.
rec.food.drink
Wines and spirits.
rec.food.drink.beer
All things beer.
rec.food.drink.coffee
The making and drinking of coffee.
rec.food.drink.tea
Tea as beverage and culture.
rec.food.historic
The history of food making arts.
rec.food.preserving
Preserving foodstuffs, herbs, and medicinals.
rec.food.recipes
Recipes for interesting food and drink. (Moderated)
rec.food.restaurants
Discussion of dining out.
rec.food.sourdough
Making and baking with sourdough.
rec.food.veg
Vegetarians.
rec.food.veg.cooking
Vegetarian recipes, cooking, nutrition. (Moderated)
rec.gambling
Articles on games of chance & betting.
rec.gambling.blackjack
Analysis of and strategy for blackjack, aka 21.
rec.gambling.craps
Analysis of and strategy for the dice game craps.
rec.gambling.lottery
Strategy and news of lotteries and sweepstakes.
rec.gambling.misc
All other gambling topics including travel.
rec.gambling.other-games
Gambling games not covered elsewhere.
rec.gambling.poker
Analysis and strategy of live poker games.
rec.gambling.racing
Wagering on animal races.
rec.gambling.sports
Wagering on human sporting events.
rec.games.abstract
Perfect information, pure strategy games.
rec.games.backgammon
Discussion of the game of backgammon.
rec.games.board
Discussion and hints on board games.
rec.games.board.ce
The Cosmic Encounter board game.
rec.games.board.marketplace
Trading and selling of board games.
rec.games.bolo
The networked strategy war game Bolo.
rec.games.bridge
Hobbyists interested in bridge.
rec.games.chess
Chess & computer chess.
rec.games.chess.analysis
Analysis of openings/middlegames/endgames.
rec.games.chess.computer
Reports on game servers, databases, software.
rec.games.chess.misc
Forum for news/discussion related to chess.
rec.games.chess.play-by-email
Reports/discussions regarding email chess.
rec.games.chess.politics
News of nat'l/international chess organizations.
rec.games.chinese-chess
Discussion of the game of Chinese chess, Xiangqi.
rec.games.computer.doom.announce
Info/FAQs/reviews about DOOM. (Moderated)
rec.games.computer.doom.editing
Editing and hacking DOOM-related files.
rec.games.computer.doom.help
DOOM Help Service (new players welcome).
rec.games.computer.doom.misc
Talking about DOOM and id Software.
rec.games.computer.doom.playing
Playing DOOM and user-created levels.
rec.games.computer.puzzle
Puzzle-solving computer games.
rec.games.computer.xpilot
About the X11 game XPilot.
rec.games.corewar
The Core War computer challenge.
rec.games.design
Discussion of game design related issues.
rec.games.diplomacy
The conquest game Diplomacy.
rec.games.empire
Discussion and hints about Empire.
rec.games.frp.advocacy
Flames and rebuttals about various role-playing systems.
rec.games.frp.announce
Announcements of happenings in the role-playing world. (Moderated)
rec.games.frp.archives
Archivable fantasy stories and other projects. (Moderated)
rec.games.frp.cyber
Discussions of cyberpunk related roleplaying games.
rec.games.frp.dnd
Fantasy role-playing with TSR's Dungeons and Dragons.
rec.games.frp.gurps
The GURPS role playing game.
rec.games.frp.live-action
Live-action roleplaying games.
rec.games.frp.marketplace
Role-playing game materials wanted and for sale.
rec.games.frp.misc
General discussions of role-playing games.
rec.games.go
Discussion about Go.
rec.games.int-fiction
All aspects of interactive fiction games.
rec.games.mecha
Giant robot games.
rec.games.miniatures
Tabletop wargaming.
rec.games.miniatures.historical
Historical and modern tabletop wargaming.
rec.games.miniatures.misc
Miniatures and various tabletop wargames.
rec.games.miniatures.warhammer
Wargaming in the Warhammer Universe.
rec.games.misc
Games and computer games.
rec.games.mud.admin
Admnistrative issues of multiuser dungeons.
rec.games.mud.announce
Informational articles about multiuser dungeons. (Moderated)
rec.games.mud.diku
All about DikuMuds.
rec.games.mud.lp
Discussions of the LPMUD computer role playing game.
rec.games.mud.misc
Various aspects of multiuser computer games.
rec.games.mud.tiny
Discussion about Tiny muds, like MUSH, MUSE and MOO.
rec.games.netrek
Discussion of the X window system game Netrek (XtrekII).
rec.games.pbm
Discussion about Play by Mail games.
rec.games.pinball
Discussing pinball-related issues.
rec.games.playing-cards
Recreational (non-gambling) card playing.
rec.games.programmer
Discussion of adventure game programming.
rec.games.roguelike.angband
The computer game Angband.
rec.games.roguelike.announce
Major info about rogue-styled games. (Moderated)
rec.games.roguelike.misc
Rogue-style dungeon games without other groups.
rec.games.roguelike.moria
The computer game Moria.
rec.games.roguelike.nethack
The computer game Nethack.
rec.games.roguelike.rogue
The computer game Rogue.
rec.games.trading-cards.announce
Important news about trading card games. (Moderated)
rec.games.trading-cards.jyhad
Jyhad trading card game discussions.
rec.games.trading-cards.magic.misc
General "Magic: the Gathering" postings.
rec.games.trading-cards.magic.rules
"Magic: the Gathering" rules Q&A.
rec.games.trading-cards.magic.strategy
"Magic: the Gathering" strategy.
rec.games.trading-cards.marketplace
Sales, auctions, trades of game cards.
rec.games.trading-cards.misc
Other trading card game discussions.
rec.games.trivia
Discussion about trivia.
rec.games.vectrex
The Vectrex game system.
rec.games.video.3do
Discussion of 3DO video game systems.
rec.games.video.advocacy
Debate on merits of various video game systems.
rec.games.video.arcade
Discussions about coin-operated video games.
rec.games.video.arcade.collecting
Collecting, converting, repairing etc.
rec.games.video.atari
Discussion of Atari's video game systems.
rec.games.video.cd-i
CD-i topics with emphasis on games.
rec.games.video.cd32
Gaming talk, info and help for the Amiga CD32.
rec.games.video.classic
Older home video entertainment systems.
rec.games.video.marketplace
Home video game stuff for sale or trade.
rec.games.video.misc
General discussion about home video games.
rec.games.video.nintendo
All Nintendo video game systems and software.
rec.games.video.sega
All Sega video game systems and software.
rec.games.video.sony
Sony game hardware and software.
rec.games.xtank.play
Strategy and tactics for the distributed game Xtank.
rec.games.xtank.programmer
Coding the Xtank game and its robots.
rec.gardens
Gardening, methods and results.
rec.gardens.orchids
Growing, hybridizing, and general care of orchids.
rec.gardens.roses
Gardening information related to roses.
rec.guns
Discussions about firearms. (Moderated)
rec.heraldry
Discussion of coats of arms.
rec.humor
Jokes and the like. May be somewhat offensive.
rec.humor.d
Discussions on the content of rec.humor articles.
rec.humor.funny
Jokes that are funny (in the moderator's opinion). (Moderated)
rec.humor.oracle
Sagacious advice from the USENET Oracle. (Moderated)
rec.humor.oracle.d
Comments about the USENET Oracle's comments.
rec.hunting
Discussions about hunting. (Moderated)
rec.juggling
Juggling techniques, equipment and events.
rec.kites
Talk about kites and kiting.
rec.mag
Magazine summaries, tables of contents, etc.
rec.mag.dargon
DargonZine fantasy fiction emag issues and discussion.
rec.martial-arts
Discussion of the various martial art forms.
rec.misc
General topics about recreational/participant sports.
rec.models.railroad
Model railroads of all scales.
rec.models.rc
Radio-controlled models for hobbyists.
rec.models.rockets
Model rockets for hobbyists.
rec.models.scale
Construction of models.
rec.motorcycles
Motorcycles and related products and laws.
rec.motorcycles.dirt
Riding motorcycles and ATVs off-road.
rec.motorcycles.harley
All aspects of Harley-Davidson motorcycles.
rec.motorcycles.racing
Discussion of all aspects of racing motorcycles.
rec.music.a-cappella
Vocal music without instrumental accompaniment.
rec.music.afro-latin
Music with afro-latin, African and Latin influences.
rec.music.ambient
Ambient music and artists.
rec.music.artists.beach-boys
The Beach Boys' music & the effect they've had.
rec.music.artists.bruce-hornsby
The music of Bruce Hornsby.
rec.music.beatles
Postings about the Fab Four & their music.
rec.music.bluenote
Discussion of jazz, blues, and related types of music.
rec.music.bluenote.blues
The Blues in all forms and all aspects.
rec.music.cd
CDs -- availability and other discussions.
rec.music.celtic
Traditional and modern music with a Celtic flavor.
rec.music.christian
Christian music, both contemporary and traditional.
rec.music.classical
Discussion about classical music.
rec.music.classical.performing
Performing classical (including early) music.
rec.music.classical.recordings
Classical music on CD, vinyl, cassette, etc.
rec.music.compose
Creating musical and lyrical works.
rec.music.country.old-time
Southern fiddle/banjo music and beyond.
rec.music.country.western
C&W music, performers, performances, etc.
rec.music.dementia
Discussion of comedy and novelty music.
rec.music.dylan
Discussion of Bob's works & music.
rec.music.early
Discussion of pre-classical European music.
rec.music.folk
Folks discussing folk music of various sorts.
rec.music.funky
Funk, rap, hip-hop, house, soul, r&b and related.
rec.music.gaffa
Discussion of Kate Bush & other alternative music. (Moderated)
rec.music.gdead
A group for (Grateful) Dead-heads.
rec.music.hip-hop
Hip-Hop music and culture in general.
rec.music.indian.classical
Hindustani and Carnatic Indian classical music.
rec.music.indian.misc
Discussing Indian music in general.
rec.music.industrial
Discussion of all industrial-related music styles.
rec.music.info
News and announcements on musical topics. (Moderated)
rec.music.makers
For performers and their discussions.
rec.music.makers.bagpipe
Music and playing of all types of bagpipes.
rec.music.makers.bands
For musicians who play in groups with others.
rec.music.makers.bass
Upright bass and bass guitar techniques and equipment.
rec.music.makers.bowed-strings
Violin family (current & old) performance.
rec.music.makers.builders
Design, building, repair of musical instruments.
rec.music.makers.dulcimer
Dulcimers and related instruments.
rec.music.makers.french-horn
About horn players and playing.
rec.music.makers.guitar
Electric and acoustic guitar techniques and equipment.
rec.music.makers.guitar.acoustic
Discussion of acoustic guitar playing.
rec.music.makers.guitar.tablature
Guitar tablature/chords.
rec.music.makers.marketplace
Buying & selling used music-making equipment.
rec.music.makers.percussion
Drum & other percussion techniques & equipment.
rec.music.makers.piano
Piano music, performing, composing, learning, styles.
rec.music.makers.songwriting
All about songwriting.
rec.music.makers.synth
Synthesizers and computer music.
rec.music.makers.trumpet
The exchange of trumpet related information.
rec.music.marketplace
Records, tapes, and CDs: wanted, for sale, etc.
rec.music.misc
Music lovers' group.
rec.music.movies
Music for movies and television.
rec.music.newage
"New Age" music discussions.
rec.music.opera
All aspects of opera.
rec.music.phish
Discussing the musical group Phish.
rec.music.progressive
Symphonic rock, art rock, fusion, Canterbury, RIO, etc.
rec.music.promotional
Information and promo materials from record companies. (Moderated)
rec.music.ragtime
Ragtime and related music styles.
rec.music.reggae
The melodies of the Caribbean.
rec.music.rem
The musical group R.E.M.
rec.music.reviews
Reviews of music of all genres and mediums. (Moderated)
rec.music.tori-amos
Discussion of the female singer/songwriter Tori Amos.
rec.music.video
Discussion of music videos and music video software.
rec.nude
Hobbyists interested in naturist/nudist activities.
rec.org.mensa
Talking with members of the high IQ society Mensa.
rec.org.sca
Society for Creative Anachronism.
rec.outdoors.fishing
All aspects of sport and commercial fishing.
rec.outdoors.fishing.fly
Fly fishing in general.
rec.outdoors.fishing.saltwater
Saltwater fishing, methods, gear, Q&A.
rec.outdoors.national-parks
Activities and politics in national parks.
rec.outdoors.rv-travel
Discussions related to recreational vehicles.
rec.parks.theme
Entertainment theme parks.
rec.pets
Pets, pet care, and household animals in general.
rec.pets.birds
The culture and care of indoor birds.
rec.pets.cats
Discussion about domestic cats.
rec.pets.dogs.activities
Dog events: showing, obedience, agility, etc.
rec.pets.dogs.behavior
Behaviors and problems: housetraining, chewing, etc.
rec.pets.dogs.breeds
Breed specific -- breed traits, finding breeders, etc.
rec.pets.dogs.health
Info about health problems & how to care for dogs.
rec.pets.dogs.info
General information and FAQs posted here. (Moderated)
rec.pets.dogs.misc
All other topics, chat, humor, etc.
rec.pets.dogs.rescue
Information about breed rescue, placing and adopting.
rec.pets.herp
Reptiles, amphibians and other exotic vivarium pets.
rec.photo.advanced
Advanced topics (equipment and technique).
rec.photo.darkroom
Developing, printing and other darkroom issues.
rec.photo.help
Beginners questions about photography (and answers).
rec.photo.marketplace
Trading of personal photgraphic equipment.
rec.photo.misc
General issues related to photography.
rec.photo.moderated
The art and science of photography. (Moderated)
rec.ponds
Pond issues: plants, fish, design, maintenance.
rec.puzzles
Puzzles, problems, and quizzes.
rec.puzzles.crosswords
Making and playing gridded word puzzles.
rec.pyrotechnics
Fireworks, rocketry, safety, & other topics.
rec.radio.amateur.antenna
Antennas: theory, techniques and construction.
rec.radio.amateur.digital.misc
Packet radio and other digital radio modes.
rec.radio.amateur.equipment
All about production amateur radio hardware.
rec.radio.amateur.homebrew
Amateur radio construction and experimentation.
rec.radio.amateur.misc
Amateur radio practices, contests, events, rules, etc.
rec.radio.amateur.policy
Radio use & regulation policy.
rec.radio.amateur.space
Amateur radio transmissions through space.
rec.radio.broadcasting
Local area broadcast radio. (Moderated)
rec.radio.cb
Citizen-band radio.
rec.radio.info
Informational postings related to radio. (Moderated)
rec.radio.noncomm
Topics relating to noncommercial radio.
rec.radio.scanner
"Utility" broadcasting traffic above 30 MHz.
rec.radio.shortwave
Shortwave radio enthusiasts.
rec.radio.swap
Offers to trade and swap radio equipment.
rec.railroad
Real and model train fans' newsgroup.
rec.roller-coaster
Roller coasters and other amusement park rides.
rec.running
Running for enjoyment, sport, exercise, etc.
rec.scouting
Scouting youth organizations worldwide.
rec.scuba
Hobbyists interested in SCUBA diving.
rec.skate
Ice skating and roller skating.
rec.skiing.alpine
Downhill skiing technique, equipment, etc.
rec.skiing.announce
FAQ, competition results, automated snow reports. (Moderated)
rec.skiing.backcountry
Backcountry skiing.
rec.skiing.marketplace
Items for sale/wanted.
rec.skiing.nordic
Cross-country skiing technique, equipment, etc.
rec.skiing.resorts.europe
Skiing in Europe.
rec.skiing.resorts.misc
Skiing in other than Europe and North America.
rec.skiing.resorts.north-america
Skiing in North America.
rec.skiing.snowboard
Snowboarding technique, equipment, etc.
rec.skydiving
Hobbyists interested in skydiving.
rec.sport.baseball
Discussion about baseball.
rec.sport.baseball.analysis
Analysis & discussion of baseball. (Moderated).
rec.sport.baseball.college
Baseball on the collegiate level.
rec.sport.baseball.data
Raw baseball data (Stats, birthdays, scheds).
rec.sport.baseball.fantasy
Rotisserie (fantasy) baseball play.
rec.sport.basketball.college
Hoops on the collegiate level.
rec.sport.basketball.europe
A European basketball forum.
rec.sport.basketball.misc
Discussion about basketball.
rec.sport.basketball.pro
Talk of professional basketball.
rec.sport.basketball.women
Women's basketball at all levels.
rec.sport.billiard
Billiard sports, including pool, snooker, carom games.
rec.sport.boxing
Boxing in all its pugilistic facets and forms.
rec.sport.cricket
Discussion about the sport of cricket.
rec.sport.cricket.info
News, scores and info related to cricket. (Moderated)
rec.sport.disc
Discussion of flying disc based sports.
rec.sport.fencing
All aspects of swordplay.
rec.sport.football.australian
Discussion of Australian (Rules) Football.
rec.sport.football.canadian
All about Canadian rules football.
rec.sport.football.college
US-style college football.
rec.sport.football.fantasy
Rotisserie (fantasy) football play.
rec.sport.football.misc
Discussion about American-style football.
rec.sport.football.pro
US-style professional football.
rec.sport.golf
Discussion about all aspects of golfing.
rec.sport.hockey
Discussion about ice hockey.
rec.sport.hockey.field
Discussion of the sport of field hockey.
rec.sport.misc
Spectator sports.
rec.sport.olympics
All aspects of the Olympic Games.
rec.sport.orienteering
All matters related to the sport of orienteering.
rec.sport.paintball
Discussing all aspects of the survival game paintball.
rec.sport.pro-wrestling
Discussion about professional wrestling.
rec.sport.pro-wrestling.fantasy
Rotisserie league professional wrestling.
rec.sport.rowing
Crew for competition or fitness.
rec.sport.rugby
Discussion about the game of rugby.
rec.sport.skating.ice.figure
Figure/artistic skating.
rec.sport.skating.ice.recreational
Recreational ice skating.
rec.sport.skating.inline
Inline skating, aka Rollerblading.
rec.sport.skating.misc
Miscellaneous skating topics.
rec.sport.skating.racing
Racing and speed skating.
rec.sport.skating.roller
Conventional (quad) roller skating.
rec.sport.soccer
Discussion about soccer (Association Football).
rec.sport.swimming
Training for and competing in swimming events.
rec.sport.table-soccer
Table-soccer of all types: foosball and subbuteo.
rec.sport.table-tennis
Things related to table tennis (aka Ping Pong).
rec.sport.tennis
Things related to the sport of tennis.
rec.sport.triathlon
Discussing all aspects of multi-event sports.
rec.sport.unicycling
All sorts of fun on one wheel.
rec.sport.volleyball
Discussion about volleyball.
rec.sport.water-polo
Discussion of water polo.
rec.sport.waterski
Waterskiing and other boat-towed activities.
rec.toys.cars
Toy car collecting.
rec.toys.lego
Discussion of Lego, Duplo (and compatible) toys.
rec.toys.misc
Discussion of toys that lack a specific newsgroup.
rec.travel.air
Airline travel around the world.
rec.travel.asia
Travel in Asia.
rec.travel.cruises
Travel by cruise ship.
rec.travel.europe
Travel in Europe.
rec.travel.marketplace
Tickets and accomodations wanted and for sale.
rec.travel.misc
Everything and anything about travel.
rec.travel.usa-canada
Travel in the United States and Canada.
rec.video
Video and video components.
rec.video.cable-tv
Technical and regulatory issues of cable television.
rec.video.desktop
Amateur, computer-based video editing and production.
rec.video.production
Making professional quality video productions.
rec.video.releases
Pre-recorded video releases on laserdisc and videotape.
rec.video.satellite.dbs
DBS systems and technologies.
rec.video.satellite.europe
European satellite broadcasting.
rec.video.satellite.misc
Non-TVRO and non-DBS satellite information.
rec.video.satellite.tvro
"Large Dish" ("BUD") systems and technologies.
rec.windsurfing
Riding the waves as a hobby.
rec.woodworking
Hobbyists interested in woodworking.