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Old 09-12-2010, 11:55 AM
 
Location: Michigan
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Officials in Australia have banned a Russian circus act in which a woman swallows a live fish and regurgitates it.

"Scientific research shows fish are capable of suffering and are therefore protected under the NSW Prevention of Cruelty to Animals act," Animals Australia executive director Glenys Oogjes said in a statement.

Circus forced to stop fish regurgitation - ABC 4.com - Salt Lake City, Utah News
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Old 09-14-2010, 03:55 PM
 
Location: Las Vegas, NV
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Uhhh....Doesn't sound like an act I'd want to see.....
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Old 09-15-2010, 12:26 PM
 
Location: Mountains of middle TN
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Scientific research shows fish are capable of suffering
Um, duh!!?? Did they honestly think they had no feeling?? Really??

And what sicko wants to see something like that? And what sicko does it??
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Old 09-18-2010, 10:02 AM
 
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That's gross. I'm glad Australia banned it.
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