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#16 remixedcat

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 02:05

ewwwwwww


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Posted 01 September 2012 - 02:32

ewwwwwww


You want some. Don't deny it. :p

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 02:39

You want some. Don't deny it. :p


No I don't!

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 11:02

I wonder how many extra people have started walking around that area looking for whale vomit now lol

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 13:08

He's holding that awfully close to his face. What does whale vomit smell like?


Used in perfume -- ought to be good. :laugh:

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 22:07

Hey, look whale vomit! Let's put that in our perfume! ........ Seriously, manufacturers are using some pretty gross products (and byproducts) to make things these days...

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 22:47

^ The use of whale vomit, ambergris, goes back centuries ;)

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 23:41

Whale vomit, foreskins, all perfectly good scrapped products :p

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 15:44

That isn't stopping him from dreaming about how to spend his newfound riches. Currently, he is considering building some kind of a shelter for animals.

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 15:57

That sick is sick

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Posted 09 September 2012 - 16:14

Looks like the kid lucked out by squirming through a loophole. In British law, washed-up whales belong to the Crown -- but the law doesn't say anything about their bodily secretions.