The best story about reaching into dolphin stomachs you’ll likely read today.
5 Easy Fixes to Complex Problems You Won’t Believe Worked


#5. An Aquarium Hires the World’s Tallest Man to Save a Choking Dolphin
[T]wo dolphins at an aquarium in China were chowing down on the plastic lining that surrounded their pool when large chunks of the material became lodged in their stomachs (because, like all higher mammals, dolphins will occasionally do things that don’t make one bit of sense). The pieces were too big for the animals to digest, so they just sat piled in their guts like giant lumps of melted G.I. Joes, preventing the dolphins from eating anything else.
The Absurd Solution:
So, in a last-ditch effort to save the two dolphins from starving to death, the aquarium called up Bao Xishun, a former Guinness World Record holder for world’s tallest man, to come reach his absurdly long arms down the animals’ throats to see if he could yank the plastic out.
And he freaking did it.


Read More

The best story about reaching into dolphin stomachs you’ll likely read today.

5 Easy Fixes to Complex Problems You Won’t Believe Worked

#5. An Aquarium Hires the World’s Tallest Man to Save a Choking Dolphin

[T]wo dolphins at an aquarium in China were chowing down on the plastic lining that surrounded their pool when large chunks of the material became lodged in their stomachs (because, like all higher mammals, dolphins will occasionally do things that don’t make one bit of sense). The pieces were too big for the animals to digest, so they just sat piled in their guts like giant lumps of melted G.I. Joes, preventing the dolphins from eating anything else.

The Absurd Solution:

So, in a last-ditch effort to save the two dolphins from starving to death, the aquarium called up Bao Xishun, a former Guinness World Record holder for world’s tallest man, to come reach his absurdly long arms down the animals’ throats to see if he could yank the plastic out.

And he freaking did it.

Read More

  1. ryeomantic reblogged this from cracked
  2. parti-hardi-arti reblogged this from cracked
  3. echnolon reblogged this from cracked
  4. elotrodia reblogged this from takaakik
  5. takaakik reblogged this from repo-thedj
  6. threewhitehorses reblogged this from violution
  7. repo-thedj reblogged this from littlegirlinwaiting
  8. clubbcollar reblogged this from featheredbirds
  9. featheredbirds reblogged this from saintqueer
  10. siairuhdavidson reblogged this from saintqueer
  11. braindamagedkat reblogged this from saintqueer
  12. saintqueer reblogged this from captainjackrackham
  13. eerie-boy reblogged this from towritelesbiansonherarms
  14. mamma-raptor reblogged this from queenfattyoftherollpalace
  15. sunny-drock reblogged this from littlegirlinwaiting
  16. gixercid20 reblogged this from littlegirlinwaiting
  17. spwkitty reblogged this from littlegirlinwaiting
  18. littlegirlinwaiting reblogged this from cracked
  19. makavelitechnique reblogged this from freshest-tittymilk
  20. dan--gleesack reblogged this from towritelesbiansonherarms
  21. anotechaotic reblogged this from towritelesbiansonherarms
  22. alphalim reblogged this from cracked and added:
    #Inspiring. Saved the dolphins!
  23. wldncrs reblogged this from freshest-tittymilk
  24. fordprefect7-42-7 reblogged this from thebetterspencerlogan
  25. renee-anne reblogged this from towritelesbiansonherarms
  26. powertuffgirl reblogged this from scarin-cissies