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Author Topic: not-so-colossal squid  (Read 702 times)
chironex
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The typing jellyfish monster


« on: September 17, 2014, 01:26:39 am »

http://www.9news.com.au/world/2014/09/17/06/24/scientists-examine-colossal-squid-with-eyes-like-dinner-plates
I think someone has fouled up their marine biology here. The images show a disappointingly small kraken; are they sure they didn't catch a Giant Squid instead of a Colossal Squid? (Then again Ninemsn news are the beings who first introduced us to the idea of helium balloons going up in a huge fireball...)
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Orkses is never beaten in battle. If we wins we wins and if we dies we dies fightin' so it don't count as beat. Even if we runs away it means we can always come back for anuvver go, see!

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Madasasteamfish
A clanger waiting to be dropped......
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09madasafish
« Reply #1 on: September 17, 2014, 02:28:29 pm »

I've seen bigger.

In fact, if I remember rightly I killed one of those beasties last I had calamari..... Wink
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I made a note in my diary on the way over here. Simply says; "Bugger!"

"DON'T THINK OF IT AS DYING, JUST THINK OF IT AS LEAVING EARLY TO AVOID THE RUSH."
Heckler
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« Reply #2 on: September 17, 2014, 03:34:15 pm »

I've seen bigger.

*Shivers*  Those words haunt me.
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H.P. Lovecraft
"The Call of Cthulhu"
Madasasteamfish
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09madasafish
« Reply #3 on: September 17, 2014, 04:20:45 pm »

I've seen bigger.

*Shivers*  Those words haunt me.

Well if you will keep showing it in public.... Wink
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