[LMB] OT: California drop bear - an invasive species?
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Wed Aug 14 12:15:02 BST 2019
On Wed, Aug 14, 2019 at 2:49 AM Gwynne Powell <gwynnepowell at hotmail.com>
> From: kbarry <kbarry at bitsofhistory.com>
> On 8/13/2019 9:50 AM, Batwrangler wrote:
> > what I want to know is does the water kill you sans large reptiles?
> Ask Prime Minister Holt who went for a swim in the sea and was never
> seen again.
> Read about that in "A Sunburned Country" by Bill Bryson.
> Kevin Barry
> Gwynne: Sheesh, you lose ONE Prime Minister and people never let you
> it. Theories at the time were evenly split between the CIA, Chinese
> and (more boring) sharks. There's still a lot of people who believe it was
> of the first two.
> But we did name a swimming pool after him.
There's also the box jellyfish - absurdly overpowered in the sting-for-food
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