Hippos ‘R’ Us

At Hippos ‘R’ Us, we’ve got Hippos in all shapes and sizes.  Big ones, small ones.  Short ones, tall ones!

Hip Hip…Hooray! Stop in…today!

[Two rhymes in one post. Epic. -Ed]

Alex T’s photo from Kruger National Park.



  1. It’s the Summer of Love! All Hippos welcome in San Francisco.

  2. bob drummond says:

    all those ad slogans sound strangely familiar !!!

  3. bob drummond says:

    If they do come to San Francisco , be sure to make plenty of room for them or else there’s gonna be one heck of a mess in San Francisco !!!

  4. bob drummond says:

    … by the way , it’s only February , not the summer of L-O-V-E !!!

  5. Well if you have a selection, then I’d like a pygmy hippo, please, dark gray color with possible pinkish hues. Soul-stealing eyes and nommable earses would be appreciated. Thank you!

  6. Hip! Hip! Hippo!

  7. Make sure hippos wear flowers in their hair… 🙂
    Are they hippos or hippies? Or hippoies?

  8. Oh yes, a pygmy hippo = a PIPPO!!! Yes please!! 😀

  9. WOT? No “Blorp” Tag ???

  10. Short ones, tall ones, fine ones, kind ones!

  11. A pippo! DivaPie you are a genius!

  12. There was long ones, tall ones, short ones, brown ones, Black ones, round ones, big ones, crazy ones.
    Out of the middle, came a lady. She whispered in my ear, Something crazy!
    She said, Spill the wine, take that pearl!
    Gotta love War. One of the best music acts ever.

  13. Mary (the first) says:

    (singing) “Mud, mud, gloooorious mud!”

  14. Kruger Park? I always think of that youtube classic, “Battle at Kruger.”

  15. Ah, yes, “Spill the Wine”– great song. I was quoting this one, though: