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Maggie Koerth-Baker at 1:24 pm Thu, Jan 17, 2013
Dear internet, you do realize the reason that one blobfish photo looks so messed up is that it’s a mangled corpse, right? The actual fish look a lot more like fish.
Something new every day.
Arrgh! There’s no “birds with funny butt feathers.” (LOL! Search Google images for bwfbf and the first hit is Ke$ha ;-)
BUT INTELLIGENT DESIGN
But old age.
We’ve evolved to turn into fertilizer. That seems pretty functional to me.
I know – but maybe “intelligent design” would include a more merciful way.
but rabbits are ‘designed’ to eat their own poop to survive.
your humor is not lost on me tho :)
Not all their poo, though. Only the extra-special “super poos” that MUST BE EATEN RIGHT NOW!!!!one!
Yes, those scars go deep.
“This pelican looks like a urinal. Go home, evolution, you are drunk.”
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