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Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Macsjebs(m): 7:55pm On Nov 19
A MYSTERIOUS creature that washed up on a beach after a storm has baffled residents on Greek island Crete.

The hairless, four-legged animal - which resembles a small hippo - was spotted near a river in tourist resort Gournes.

It washed up after days of bad weather lashed the coast near Heraklion.

Images shared online show the bizarre creature sprawled on the sand surrounded by storm debris.

Social media users said it looked like various animals such as a dog, a pig or a seal - but is clearly none of those.

It sparked a frenzy of discussion on Greece's largest island, with some saying they are afraid of it and others curious to understand where it came from.

One expert offered a potential solution to the mystery, although the species has yet to be identified by genetic tests.

Petros Lymperakis, curator of vertebrates at the Museum of Natural History of Crete, said the creature is possibly a badger.

He said it that seems to have lost its hair after being in the water for some time, which also caused it to swell and take on its eerie appearance.

Source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/13242522/mysterious-beast-crete-storm-baffled/

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Raydos(m): 7:56pm On Nov 19
Mammoth I think??


Looks like he just swallowed another 36billion!

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by valicious1(m): 7:57pm On Nov 19
Genetic mutation

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by nairavsdollars(f): 7:57pm On Nov 19
Donald Trump

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by dawnomike(m): 7:57pm On Nov 19
Not yet categorized by scientists

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by theFilmtric: 7:58pm On Nov 19
Its looks like a seal

That person that mentioned Trump-did he offend you?

theFilmtricsay

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Karlovich: 8:01pm On Nov 19
Looks like a cross-breed of Lai Muhammed and a sea cow. it should be added to Mannnabbqgrillz menu.

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by TooMuchStuff: 8:02pm On Nov 19
Monster of Greece
Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Nonso92(m): 8:03pm On Nov 19
More mystifying creatures appearing from the sea everyday.

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Davash222(m): 8:05pm On Nov 19
If this mysterious beast mistakenly deck on any Island in Nigeria, na for pot you for dey ask the name of the beast.

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by illicit(m): 8:06pm On Nov 19
Buratai and Buhari cross breed....

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by FarahAideed: 8:10pm On Nov 19
Does that look like a beast to you?

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by nazicartel(m): 8:12pm On Nov 19
Doesn't look like a beast nah.. besides it came from the water, there're many things in the water that we haven't seen or heard about

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by coolsegun2002: 8:13pm On Nov 19
Raydos:
Mammoth I think??

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Karlifate: 8:14pm On Nov 19
Dis one na pigpopotamus o...

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Jeromejnr(m): 8:15pm On Nov 19
nairavsdollars:
Donald Trump

Stop being ridiculous.

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by coolsegun2002: 8:16pm On Nov 19
Karlifate:
Dis one na pigpopotamus o...

Nairalanders...u will not kill somebody with laugh

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Righteousness89(m): 8:19pm On Nov 19
These Mysteries happening all over are passing a Message to Inhabitants of the Earth on what is set to Happen! But Many of us do not know or Understand the times..

Ladies and Gentlemen you need to understand that we live in very Unusual times and Seasons..

I Strongly suggest you search yourself and Ensure there is nothing that is a Hinderance between you and GOD.
I Strongly suggest you do away with anybody or anything is a distraction to your Salvation no matter what it is or who it is.
I Strongly Suggest that you Surrender Wholeheartedly to JESUS Christ!

The RAPTURE is imminent!
There is no more time!!

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by espn(m): 8:48pm On Nov 19
Jeromejnr:


Stop being ridiculous.
but calling Buhari and Lai Mohammed is not ridiculous....clown...

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Onyeka90210(m): 8:49pm On Nov 19
Bruh, that's my ex na sad

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Malawian(m): 9:39pm On Nov 19
nazicartel:
Doesn't look like a beast nah.. besides it came from the water, there're many things in the water that we haven't seen or heard about
Considering the oceans make up 70% of the total earth surface.

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Lawdis(m): 9:56pm On Nov 19
Macsjebs:
Source: https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/13242522/mysterious-beast-crete-storm-baffled/

cc: lalasticlala, mynd44, dominique



Please op it's called buharpopotamus

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by dermmy(m): 10:04pm On Nov 19
nairavsdollars:
Donald Trump

Lmfao grin

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by davillian(m): 10:09pm On Nov 19
That's a polar bear
The ears
The paws
And the nose...

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Akonuche001(m): 10:33pm On Nov 19
Leviathan.

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by iamyemiakins(m): 10:36pm On Nov 19
angry
Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by somehow: 10:41pm On Nov 19
A drunk polar bear that went to swim naked.

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by sissoko89: 2:34am On Nov 20
Really?? dis prophet nah wa oh
I wonder how u go dey prophesies by the time u get to Righteousness2020

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by 444crop: 4:01am On Nov 20
Looks like they are having a condomless orgy in d marine world

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Sabadon(m): 8:13am On Nov 20
the face tho....looks like those weird cartoon characters


on the other hand, meat full the body, and i suspect the meat would be oily judging from the skin grin

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Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by iamyemiakins(m): 8:52am On Nov 20
Wawu
Re: Mysterious Beast Washes Up On Greek Island. Does Anyone Know Its Name? (Photos) by Dayoebe(m): 9:38am On Nov 20
I expect Righteousness.89 to masturbate with this creature. He never disappoint


Endtime indeed!!!

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