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Published:January 17th, 2015 11:58 EST
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Sunbathing Seal Blocks Traffic in Australia

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Authorities on the Australian island of Tasmania said highway traffic came to a standstill when a wandering seal picked the road as his sunbathing spot.

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Police diverted traffic Thursday from the East Tamar Highway in Launceston while waiting for Parks and Wildlife officers to arrive and deal with the seal."

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If you don`t like wildlife being all up in your grill, for God`s sake don`t vacation in Australia. Down Under kangaroos box in suburban streets, dingoes prowl the edges of forests ready to kidnap and devour babies, crocodiles dine on unsuspecting pedestrians and it`s not unusual to find a scorpion in your salad.

Now a seal has caused chaos and confusion by sunbathing in the middle of the road. Police Inspector Michael Johnstone said it is not unheard of for traffic to be interrupted by a wandering seal. Excuse me but it is unheard of for a seal to interrupt traffic in America, it will be a cold day in hell before I travel to Australia.

Dear Lord, what`s next? Will a band of terrorist monkeys hijack a plane?  Oh, hell no, I ain`t going to Australia.


Read more: http://www.upi.com/Odd_News/2015/01/16/Sunbathing-seal-blocks-Tasmania-highway/2991421425446/#ixzz3P5soBYks

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