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Fear The Blobfish [It frowns. It leers. Sometimes, it even drools]
LATimes ^ | February 17-18, 2010 | John Kass

Posted on 02/18/2010 6:27:27 AM PST by fight_truth_decay

Edited on 02/18/2010 6:33:38 AM PST by Admin Moderator. [history]

With its humanlike face, the blobfish is a creature of nightmares, and who knows what terrors it could bring upon us.

Federal fish fighters this week are preparing further assaults on the feared Asian carp, with nets, electrified fences, poison whatever they can do to stop the terrifying beast from entering the Great Lakes.


(Excerpt) Read more at latimes.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: blobfish; ecosystem; environment; marinebiology; photoshop
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To: Petronski

21 posted on 02/18/2010 7:16:28 AM PST by 50mm (Die Obamacare Die!!!!)
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To: Rummyfan
Funny you should ask about the Ecosystem:

Monday, June 05, 2006 New ecosystem found in cave

"So far, scientists have found eight species living in the cave, and all eight are previously unknown. The cave includes marine and freshwater portions, and is probably 5 million years old, said scientist Hanan Dimantman."

Filed under blobfish..

22 posted on 02/18/2010 7:20:36 AM PST by fight_truth_decay
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To: bray

FYI


23 posted on 02/18/2010 7:22:45 AM PST by fight_truth_decay
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To: 50mm

What a rude thing to post. That poor fish!


24 posted on 02/18/2010 7:22:48 AM PST by John Robinson
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To: John Robinson; Petronski
What a rude thing to post. That poor fish!

Petronski started it!

25 posted on 02/18/2010 7:24:25 AM PST by 50mm (Die Obamacare Die!!!!)
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To: Nateman

Ping to post 21. Put down your beverage and make sure your mouth is empty first.


26 posted on 02/18/2010 7:26:50 AM PST by 50mm (Die Obamacare Die!!!!)
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To: 50mm
See you guys got me kicked out of the "sidebar" regarding topics for reads and moved into Pets and Animals & Outdoors category!! LOL
27 posted on 02/18/2010 7:30:52 AM PST by fight_truth_decay
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To: fight_truth_decay

You’ve got 683 hits. Not bad for a chat thread.


28 posted on 02/18/2010 7:35:00 AM PST by 50mm (Die Obamacare Die!!!!)
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To: 50mm
falls off the bottom soon...and then there will be none. :(

SAVE THE BLOBFISH!!!

29 posted on 02/18/2010 7:39:58 AM PST by fight_truth_decay
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To: All

Looks like Squidward Tentacles...


30 posted on 02/18/2010 7:42:08 AM PST by Maverick68
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To: 50mm

Excellent job!


31 posted on 02/18/2010 7:45:10 AM PST by brytlea (Jesus loves me, this I know.)
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To: 50mm

wow! I cant even tell its been photoshopped


32 posted on 02/18/2010 7:50:07 AM PST by woofie
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To: 50mm
Chat...? ;) Science is news, remember the ecosystem. I should have named the thread Osama Bin Laden Discovered Living in a Cave, failed plastic surgery leaves world famous terrorist disfigured beyond human recognition.

have a good day all...

33 posted on 02/18/2010 7:52:03 AM PST by fight_truth_decay
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To: Petronski

“...whatever they can do to stop the terrifying beast from entering the Great Lakes”

What can we do to rid DC of this terrifying species?


34 posted on 02/18/2010 7:59:39 AM PST by GGpaX4DumpedTea (I am a tea party descendant - steeped in the Constitutional legacy handed down by the Founders)
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To: fight_truth_decay
Chat...?

The Mods moved it, not me.

35 posted on 02/18/2010 8:04:00 AM PST by 50mm (Die Obamacare Die!!!!)
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To: brytlea

Thanks.


36 posted on 02/18/2010 8:05:24 AM PST by 50mm (Die Obamacare Die!!!!)
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To: fight_truth_decay
ALREADY POSTED!
37 posted on 02/18/2010 10:28:29 AM PST by mlizzy ("Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person" --Mother Teresa.)
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To: Beowulf9

38 posted on 02/18/2010 2:56:17 PM PST by seanmerc
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