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    Eagle snatches baby ...

    Dang.....
    [ame="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ro0nq2IkDHs"]Golden Eagle Snatches Kid Takes for Short but Scary Ride! WOW - YouTube[/ame]

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    Terrifying!

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    Is the jury still out on whether or not its real?
    This justice system is so one-sided on so many levels...

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    Video of eagle grabbing baby revealed to be a fake

    http://www.rawstory.com/rs/2012/12/1...it-in-the-air/


    I have yet to see an Eagle in Montreal after 40+ years (born and raised).

    We do have pigeons. Lots of them. LOL
    Justice for Holly Bobo🎀

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    Quote Originally Posted by wfgodot View Post
    Did you watch the penguin one?

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UnI36hw-jT0


    ETA: That's the Olympic Stadium. There is no zoo there. LOL
    Justice for Holly Bobo🎀

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    holy crapoly, I was pretty sure it had to be fake but pretty good fake actually.
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    They're calling this Montreal video a fake! Montreal police also say they have not received any reports of large birds attacking small children! (please share!)

    https://www.facebook.com/virginradio96
    Justice for Holly Bobo🎀

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    CENTRE NAD REASSURES MONTREALERS: NO DANGER OF BEING SNATCHED BY A ROYAL EAGLE (blogue.centrenad.com)
    The “Golden Eagle Snatches Kid” video, uploaded to YouTube on the evening of December 18, was made by Normand Archambault, Loïc Mireault and Félix Marquis-Poulin, students at Centre NAD, in the production simulation workshop class of the Bachelors degree in 3D Animation and Digital Design.
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    more at the link

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    That was pretty clever, but unfortunately some people do persecute birds of prey in the false belief that they do things like that.
    Last edited by Perodicticus potto; 12-19-2012 at 04:00 PM. Reason: Smilies, I don't get them


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    An Eagle Really Did Attack a Baby in 1901 (Gawker, with period news clipping of story)

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    And, 20 years earlier, and this one actually in Canada....

    Report: Eagle Picked Up Baby in 1881 (cryptomundo.com)



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