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From: Corinna Vinschen <>
Subject: Re: Hippos are Vegetarian
Date: Wed, 07 Oct 2009 15:37:00 -0000	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <Xns9C9D99B7A4AF3zzappergmailcom@>

On Oct  7 14:07, zzapper wrote:
>  A dwarf nicknamed Od has died in a circus accident in northern Thailand. 
> According to the Pattaya Mail, he "bounced sideways from a trampoline and was 
> swallowed by a yawning hippopotamus which was waiting to appear in the next 
> act. Vets on the scene said Hilda the Hippo had a gag reflex that 
> automatically caused her to swallow." The vet said it was the first time the 
> hefty vegetarian had ever eaten a circus performer. "Unfortunately, the 
> 1,000-plus spectators continued to applaud widely until common-sense dictated 
> that there had been a tragic mistake". (Melbourne Herald Sun - July 16th, 
> 1999) 

LOL.  Live's the best comedian.


  reply	other threads:[~2009-10-07 15:37 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 12+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2009-10-07 14:08 zzapper
2009-10-07 15:37 ` Corinna Vinschen [this message]
2009-10-07 15:38 ` Aaron Humphrey
2009-10-07 15:40   ` Dave Korn
2009-10-07 16:07     ` Corinna Vinschen
2009-10-07 16:26       ` Dave Korn
2009-10-07 16:39         ` Corinna Vinschen
2009-10-07 17:59           ` Dave Korn
2009-10-07 22:43             ` Chris Sutcliffe
2009-10-08  0:03               ` Dave Korn
2009-10-08  2:32                 ` Morgan Gangwere
2009-10-07 15:46   ` zzapper

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