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PostPosted: Thu Dec 26, 2013 5:13 am    Post subject: Torn to pieces by cats Reply with quote

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-25340525

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10 truly bizarre Victorian deaths

Life in Victorian times was arguably considerably more dangerous than now, if the newspaper reports of the time are anything to go by, writes Jeremy Clay.

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PostPosted: Thu Dec 26, 2013 5:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Darwin Award's finest :roll:
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 26, 2013 5:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Fascinating.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 26, 2013 8:24 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Ever tried dangling a piece of string in front of a cat ? Guarantee that you'll wish that you had shares in Elastoplast.
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PostPosted: Thu Dec 26, 2013 9:49 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Cool article, NAG. Sharing this one with friends.
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