Man with "tail" worshipped as god

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Chandre Oraon, of West Bengal, has a slew of worshippers because he reportedly was born with a tail. According to, his followers think Oraon may be the Hindi god Hanuman, a monkey-like humanoid. His tail looks suspiciously like hair to me, but what do I know. After all, it's rare but not unheard of for humans to be born with a "true tail."

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  1. Ooh, now I'm excited for season two of Orphan Black!

  2. He's hardly the only man whose tail has been deemed worthy of worship.

  3. Sadly, my parents bribed a local vet to have us all docked as children because we broke too many ornaments. And now it could have been a route to an easy career? A fucking sinecure as a minor deity?. Bah. Thanks Mother...

  4. Isn't that "just" a very long braided ponytail of, um, butt hair?

  5. I am sorry, but I find "very long braided ponytail of, um, butt hair" vastly more interesting than just some boring vestigial tail . . .

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