Mayor Diane Blackwood of Warragul, east of Melbourne, Australia, has issued a warning about massive pine cones falling from a tree in the town center: "They are the size of a watermelon, falling literally out of the sky from potentially 20 metres high. So you wouldn't want to be under one, I tell you."
"Warning over watermelon-sized pine cones" (ABC.net.au, via Fortean Times)
Just what we needed, said exactly no one.
* whether they deserve one or not
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