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« Reply #15 on: January 07, 2013, 6:27:59 PM »


She looks as if she should post to "Parenting while plastered"
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« Reply #16 on: January 07, 2013, 6:30:13 PM »

You might knock back a few, too, if you had two baby lemurs.

A baby harp seal!
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« Reply #17 on: January 07, 2013, 6:31:29 PM »

I think this thread is much improved.  Don't you?
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« Reply #18 on: January 07, 2013, 6:32:29 PM »

Baby Otter
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« Reply #19 on: January 07, 2013, 6:45:30 PM »


I think that the mother has seen Lion King too many times...
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« Reply #20 on: January 07, 2013, 7:02:18 PM »

These are even better:  baby nutrias!

http://russchantler.com/gallery_15/Nutria%201.html

Nutria are one animal that should absolutely remain babies.
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« Reply #21 on: January 07, 2013, 7:28:02 PM »

These are even better:  baby nutrias!

http://russchantler.com/gallery_15/Nutria%201.html

Nutria are one animal that should absolutely remain babies.

But they grow up to be fur coats!
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« Reply #22 on: January 07, 2013, 7:48:31 PM »

They all look delicious.

Reminds me of one of my many business concepts, the Petting Zoo & Grill.
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« Reply #23 on: January 07, 2013, 7:52:00 PM »

I'm Googling "baby marmots."  Who wouldn't want a baby marmot?

(upon preview):

Baby marmots!   http://www.flickr.com/photos/pikaluk/3578903761/

Are you aware that you're a puppyhead?
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« Reply #24 on: January 07, 2013, 9:11:18 PM »

Reminds me of one of my many business concepts, the Petting Zoo & Grill.

Please tell me that this is not some deal where you pet the animals first and then eat them. Kind of like the Restaurant at the End of the Universe, but with more squee.

I now feel obliged to go and hug my cats and promise not to eat them.

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« Reply #25 on: January 07, 2013, 10:17:26 PM »

Not to worry; merinoblue and I have found just the thing to divert us to a new and exciting topic.

(Hint for the non-MLA types like me: there's clever wordplay here.)
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« Reply #26 on: January 07, 2013, 10:18:37 PM »

I think this thread is much improved.  Don't you?

No.  I want to hear more about the possibilities of an assistant doing the chair's job.  Is Reno the only place to shoot someone just to watch him die or does an assistant travel around getting rid of all "problems"?

I aspire to be chair someday and I need to know what kind of help I can get.
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« Reply #27 on: January 07, 2013, 10:21:48 PM »

Polly, you are truly incorrigible.  Here are more baby burrowing owls, just for you:
http://www.treknature.com/gallery/photo190316.htm
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« Reply #28 on: January 07, 2013, 10:22:12 PM »

And now I give you:

"Passing the Baby Buck"
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« Reply #29 on: January 07, 2013, 10:29:54 PM »

Polly, you are truly incorrigible.  Here are more baby burrowing owls, just for you:
http://www.treknature.com/gallery/photo190316.htm

C'mon.  I want to learn more about the work that I can put on assistants.  Surely, my assistant wouldn't spend all day with bland internet photos of animals.  Can I send my assistant out to stage compromising photos with administrators to advance my career?
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