[Well, I watched the hoomins do it- you STAND UP on it, and ride a wave. And then fall down and crash into the surf. Personally, I like just sliding off it better.]
(From Wendy M.)
The Oregon Zoo has three new Harbor Seals that just arrived this past weekend- and they wasted no time getting used to their surroundings!
We don’t generally have a LOT of Hippo stories here on C.O., because well we don’t. But you HAVE to see this story about Jessica, who was separated from her Mom :( after a flood. Not exactly sure where this IS, but they’ve got a big river in the backyard, so it’s all good!
BLORPY EYE CAPSULES FAVE FRAME:
Like we saw earlier in the day, no matter HOW hard you try- sometimes things just don’t go your way.
Oh yes he is.
(Say like Archie Bunker:) “I’m tryin’ to have a little lunch heah!!!!!”
“This little guy was a visitor at a Nursing Home today. He was a pet of someone visiting a Nursing home where I was working. That is a very yummy (apparently) turnip. I petted him and booped his belly. (That belly is as soft as it looks, just sayin.’) Thanks for always making my day.” -Lisa H.
“I took this along the coast of California on July 14, 2012. I love it because he looks like he’s smiling.” -Magnolia S.
That’s a good enough reason for another edition of Headline THIS! Write up your best header-
we’ll run our fave at 1pm PT! Good luck!
[*Note: Thanks to Gizzy for the header- sincere apologies for the tardy update. -Ed.]
These Floppy Chubbular Guys give new meaning to the term “Lo Ground Clearance,: and when you’ve got yourself a pair of Low Hangin’ Ears, you best be careful you don’t trip on ’em!