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    surly old man jgedwa's Avatar
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    No one is safe any more

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/livescience/...lescrossoceans

    What is really scary is that I know a guy who claims he has seen crocs lining up for hang gliding lessons near a resort on Tobago. There are probably already sleeper cells of crocs all around for all we know.

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    Well, I guess we're doomed.
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    surf's up dude!
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    uummmm, dude! Where'd you go?
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    Pedantic Alert:

    2 tons of pressure
    2 tons is a unit of force, not pressure. To get a pressure you'd have to divide by the area the force is applied over (perhaps 2 tons per square inch or something, but it doesn't say).
    I stop for people / whose right of way I honor / but not for no one.



    Originally Posted by bragi "However, it's never a good idea to overgeneralize."

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    This reminds me. My Crocs are worn out. I need to go to the store tonight.

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    derailleurs are overrated bigbenaugust's Avatar
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    --Ben
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    I like it that there are still animals in the world that never got the memo where Jehovah said we had dominion over everything. Mountain lions, crocodiles, sharks, etc.
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    surly old man jgedwa's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by KrisPistofferson View Post
    I like it that there are still animals in the world that never got the memo where Jehovah said we had dominion over everything. Mountain lions, crocodiles, sharks, etc.
    There are plenty of animals that will eat a human, and have. But there are only two that actively seek us out to gobble us up:

    polar bears and crocodiles.

    They are therefore my two favorite animals, for exactly this reason.

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    I've been to Tobago a couple of times. All the crocks I saw never made it past getting stoned on the beaches (or were those tanned Germans?).

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    Quote Originally Posted by x136 View Post
    Any animal that eats humans is okay in my book.
    When the zombies attack, I will have my eye on you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bigbenaugust View Post
    Well, I guess we're doomed.
    Maybe they'll eat the carp trying to invade Lake Michigan if they make it up to Chicago.

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    derailleurs are overrated bigbenaugust's Avatar
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    Quote Originally Posted by no motor? View Post
    Maybe they'll eat the carp trying to invade Lake Michigan if they make it up to Chicago.
    Now that's the kind of creative thinking we need around here.
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