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    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:
    Moe>http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2013...t-of-them-all/

    I'm thinking a good onion powder cayenne batter and a deep fryer, what's not to like?
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    Preservation society? It already looks dead to me. But I prefer a beer batter.

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    Quote Originally Posted by marv View Post
    Preservation society? It already looks dead to me. But I prefer a beer batter.
    The face has just a hint of Barney Frankness.

    On edit: of course I am not the first to have thought this.

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    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!
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    Okay, maybe we shouldn't be pointing fingers here.
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    just ugly....
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