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Yet another reason to avoid a T Rex

Bear Bibeault
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Joe Ess

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I'm still more worried about the raptors:


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I've once made a ride on an elephant (I don't even remember in what country it was...). I was on top of the elephant, with my legs hanging down its side. Suddenly the elephant had to sneeze, and it did that by swinging its trunk to the side and sneezing. Ofcourse it did that on the side where my legs where hanging. So I had wet legs.

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...only to be marketed by Mattel in 1976.

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Henry Wong

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I thought that the fact that they won't let you go to the bathroom in peace was bad enough.


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