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It´s Really Hard to
Get Rid of Dead Whales

Atlantic Wire, by Eric Levenson

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 1/16/2014 5:37:58 AM

When a massive whale carcass washed up on a Scottish shore on Saturday, beach-goers´ first thoughts were to mourn the death of the majestic creature. Their second thought, though, was more tricky: How should they get rid of the massive body? The carcass of a 13.8-meter sperm whale — that would be just over 45 feet — washed up on Scotland´s Portobello beach on Saturday morning, fouling the air and water of the popular beach site. But because of its hefty size, the decomposing whale couldn´t be removed that easily, and floated just above the shoreline for several days. Four

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mikkins2, 1/16/2014 7:17:14 AM     (No. 9694024)

If you have never seen the Exploding Whale video do yourself a favor and watch it on YouTube. Ain´t nothing a liberal application of dynamite cant fix...

Except for a dead whale.

"Fred you can take your fingers out of your ears"

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Reply 2 - Posted by: miceal, 1/16/2014 7:22:09 AM     (No. 9694031)

Ya´ tows it out beyond the tide line and turn it loose...it then becomes "fish food."

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Reply 3 - Posted by: rotstan, 1/16/2014 7:48:13 AM     (No. 9694067)

Dynamite, people, dynamite!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/16/2014 10:19:36 AM     (No. 9694276)

This is a perfect opportunity to FORCE all the Greenies (Greenpeace, Sierra Club etc.) to go down to the beach with butcher knives and wheel barrows, carve it up and take it away to their homes...



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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/16/2014 10:48:16 AM     (No. 9694310)

I´d bring in a 747 full of Japanese/Chinese and give them knives and forks. It´d would be down to the bone in a day. If it´s protein, they will eat it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: toddh, 1/16/2014 11:42:48 AM     (No. 9694389)

CIA Director John Brennan went to donate at a sperm bank to help these whales. They told him he was sterile, so he was happy to know he didn´t need to take a bath.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Hammock, 1/16/2014 12:40:46 PM     (No. 9694489)

I watched a dead whale burying operation once. If you dig a deep enough hole you can push the whale into it with the same bulldozers that dug the hole, you don´t have to lower it. When the whale hit the bottom, the gasses of decomposition from the whale´s inside were suddenly expelled, which was pretty bad. My clothes stunk so much I had to tie them up in a garbage bag when I got home.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 1/16/2014 2:53:04 PM     (No. 9694655)

As #1 said, explosives to reduce the portion size and the scavengers will take care of the rest.

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