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Squid With 'Elbows' Captured on Video
AOL.com ^ | 11/30/08 | staff

Posted on 11/30/2008 11:51:41 AM PST by GQuagmire

An underwater camera at an oil and gas drilling site off the coast of Texas has captured a rare sight: a squid with "elbows."

(Excerpt) Read more at news.aol.com ...


TOPICS: Pets/Animals; Science
KEYWORDS: calamari; elbows; godsgravesglyphs; squid
pics and video at link
1 posted on 11/30/2008 11:51:41 AM PST by GQuagmire
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To: GQuagmire

Well with elbows like that he or um she? could do well in NY, Washington, or LA professionally. :-D


2 posted on 11/30/2008 11:55:50 AM PST by GOP Poet
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To: GQuagmire
"interesting"


3 posted on 11/30/2008 11:55:51 AM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: GQuagmire

4 posted on 11/30/2008 11:56:30 AM PST by jas3
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To: GQuagmire

nice pics! Thanks.


5 posted on 11/30/2008 11:57:03 AM PST by cajungirl (no)
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To: mylife

it only took two posts for Squidward to show up. Very good


6 posted on 11/30/2008 11:57:19 AM PST by GQuagmire ( A person is smart. People are dumb, panicky dangerous animals and you know it.)
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To: GQuagmire

Looks like the critters from War of the Worlds!


7 posted on 11/30/2008 11:58:01 AM PST by livius
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To: GQuagmire

And Ive never even watched the show!


8 posted on 11/30/2008 11:58:59 AM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: GQuagmire

Is that a squid with elbows or a calamari joint?

/groan


9 posted on 11/30/2008 11:59:57 AM PST by maggief
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To: GQuagmire
Squid With 'Elbows' Captured on Video

kidding.

10 posted on 11/30/2008 12:01:50 PM PST by martin_fierro (< |:)~)
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To: maggief

Cue the crickets......................


11 posted on 11/30/2008 12:02:05 PM PST by GQuagmire ( A person is smart. People are dumb, panicky dangerous animals and you know it.)
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To: GQuagmire

If they find an octopus with opposable thumbs, mankind could be in trouble.


12 posted on 11/30/2008 12:04:00 PM PST by DannyTN
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A squid with elbows? That settles it! Evolution is true!


13 posted on 11/30/2008 12:08:28 PM PST by NeoConfederate
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To: GQuagmire

can they put them in their ears?????


14 posted on 11/30/2008 12:10:55 PM PST by Vaquero ( "an armed society is a polite society" Robert A. Heinlein)
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To: SunkenCiv; shaggy eel; Cyclopean Squid; Squidpup; Hi Heels
Squid / Calamari Ping

Photobucket

 

15 posted on 11/30/2008 12:14:41 PM PST by Stoat (Palin / Coulter 2012: A Strong America Through Unapologetic Conservatism)
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To: GQuagmire
"Squid squid, strong and able ..."

Sorry.

16 posted on 11/30/2008 12:20:58 PM PST by LiberConservative (Typical white guy)
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To: GQuagmire

Those are not “elbows”!
He just needs some viagra!


17 posted on 11/30/2008 12:23:54 PM PST by G Larry (Barack’s character has been molded by extremists)
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To: GQuagmire

I saw that yesterday and I thought they were shoulders.


18 posted on 11/30/2008 12:25:56 PM PST by A knight without armor
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To: mylife


"Shiver mah timbers....scientists!

19 posted on 11/30/2008 12:30:15 PM PST by BIGLOOK (Keelhaul Congress! It's the sensible solution to restore Command to the People.)
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To: GQuagmire

20 posted on 11/30/2008 12:33:04 PM PST by LibFreeOrDie (Obama promised a gold mine, but he will give us the shaft.)
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To: GQuagmire

Calamari Fra Diavolo....yum

21 posted on 11/30/2008 12:34:53 PM PST by Vaquero ( "an armed society is a polite society" Robert A. Heinlein)
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To: BIGLOOK

Awww Jeeez...


22 posted on 11/30/2008 12:44:21 PM PST by mylife (The Roar Of The Masses Could Be Farts)
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To: GQuagmire

Rom Emanuel?


23 posted on 11/30/2008 12:53:58 PM PST by optiguy (Government does not solve problems; it subsidizes them.----- Ronald Reagan)
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To: GQuagmire
Squid with elbows

And a glass of chablis?

24 posted on 11/30/2008 12:59:18 PM PST by P.O.E. (Big Government is the opiate of the masses.)
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To: GQuagmire

25 posted on 11/30/2008 1:34:59 PM PST by PERKY2004 (Please pray for my military husband -- he just returned from his 5th deployment to Iraq!)
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To: GQuagmire

26 posted on 11/30/2008 1:41:27 PM PST by BenLurkin
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To: Stoat; StayAt HomeMother; Ernest_at_the_Beach; 1ofmanyfree; 21twelve; 24Karet; 2ndDivisionVet; ...

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Thanks Stoat.

To all -- please ping me to other topics which are appropriate for the GGG list.
GGG managers are SunkenCiv, StayAt HomeMother, and Ernest_at_the_Beach
 

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27 posted on 11/30/2008 6:02:26 PM PST by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/_______Profile finally updated Saturday, October 11, 2008 !!!)
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To: dragonblustar

Scientists all agog at ‘octosquid’
http://www.hawaiitribune-herald.com | 06-29-2007 | Bobby Command
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28 posted on 11/30/2008 6:13:52 PM PST by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/_______Profile finally updated Saturday, October 11, 2008 !!!)
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To: GQuagmire
Scientists are still unsure what function the elbows serve, with some suggesting they help prevent the tentacles from getting tangled when trawling for food.

Ok, I'll ask the tough questions. Tangled in what?

29 posted on 12/01/2008 7:02:28 AM PST by 668 - Neighbor of the Beast
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