#1 This Animal Has Been Voted the ‘Ugliest’ of Them All09-13-2013, 12:19 AM
This Animal Has Been Voted the ‘Ugliest’ of Them All
Sep. 12, 2013 5:33pm Liz Klimas
Some would say it’s so ugly, it’s cute. Others would maintain it’s just plain ugly.
The blobfish was voted to be an endangered species awareness group’s mascot. (Photo: Grufnik/Flickr)
The fish that looks a bit like a cartoonish old man with fins has officially been voted through the Ugly Animal Preservation Society as the ugliest of the ugly of animals it seeks to protect.
The U.K. group is ”dedicated to raising the profile of some of Mother Nature’s more aesthetically challenged children. The panda gets too much attention.”
The voting process included six acts by comedians who would “humorously champion an endangered ugly species of their choice and convince the audience that their animal should become the society’s emblem.”
Here is the video short about the group made by a U.K. science festival:
I'm thinking a good onion powder cayenne batter and a deep fryer, what's not to like?
09-13-2013, 12:40 AM
Preservation society? It already looks dead to me. But I prefer a beer batter.
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09-13-2013, 12:59 AM
Last edited by Rockntractor; 09-13-2013 at 01:13 AM.
09-13-2013, 01:07 AM
What would an amorous blobfish see in another blobfish, what would that fish have that would distinguish it as that special someone, would it be the nose, the lips?
Of course, dogfish style!
Last edited by Rockntractor; 09-13-2013 at 01:23 AM.
09-13-2013, 01:27 AM
Okay, maybe we shouldn't be pointing fingers here.
09-13-2013, 11:25 AM
just ugly....It's not how old you are, it's how you got here.
It's been a long road and not all of it was paved.
A man is but a product of his thoughts. What he thinks, he becomes. Gandhi
Originally Posted by Carol
09-13-2013, 12:50 PM
I've seen worse.
Sic Hacer Pace, Para Bellum.
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