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    Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

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    Elephants electrocuted in drunken rampage

    GAUHATI, India - Six Asiatic wild elephants were electrocuted as they went berserk after drinking rice beer in India's remote northeast, a wildlife official said Tuesday.Nearly 40 elephants came to a village on Friday looking for food. Some found beer, which farmers ferment and keep in plastic and tin drums in their huts, said Sunil Kumar, a state wildlife official.
    They got drunk, uprooted a utility pole carrying power lines and were electrocuted in Chandan Nukat, a village nearly 150 miles west of Shillong, the capital of Meghalaya state, Kumar said.

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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Thats terrible. Civilization and the wild are merging more and more.



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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    And you thought YOU were having a bad week.



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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Reminds me of college....



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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Quote Originally Posted by cys_av8r View Post
    Reminds me of college....

    "Elephants" came and drank your beer? Chubby chaser, you!



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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Drunk on power. Gets you every time.



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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    I hate it when a group of wild elephants come and crash a party.


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    Last edited by Wesley; 10-23-2007 at 12:15 PM.
    Let my Fred's Posse Ride: Georges, Naz, Hogue, Bryce, Nader, Monte, Matt, and McKay.

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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Electrocution is probably the best-case scenario that could result from drinking rice beer...


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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Jeez, talk about beer muscles!


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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Quote Originally Posted by Bryceman View Post
    Where is PETA when you need them? In Hollywood?
    Euthanizing animals and pouring blood on little girls.


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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    What a good waste of rice. Elephants weigh a ton and can drink couple barrels of brew. What were the natives thinking. Gilligan's Island?


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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Quote Originally Posted by SouthernHawk View Post
    Euthanizing animals and pouring blood on little girls.
    What does that have to do with Iowa Hawkeye sports?



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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    Quote Originally Posted by tigershoops31 View Post
    What does that have to do with Iowa Hawkeye sports?
    Nothing, we're talking about PETA


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    Re: Beer + Electricity = Dead Elephants

    This happened at my house just like week. Try convincing the garbage man to take 6 dead elephant carcuses from your front curb.



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