Giant gerbils infest China: BBC

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Ivan Seeking
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An explosion of gerbils is decimating vast areas of grasslands in China's north-western Xinjiang region, with some of the prairies completely destroyed by hundreds of rodent burrows, according to authorities in the region
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/3162743.stm
 

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BoulderHead
Goodness, I hope people don't start de-clawing these monsters!
 
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We could lend them Richard Gere
in exchange for an agreement to
stop spying on our technology.
 
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"Possibly escaped from laboratories, the gerbils are thought to be the result of a failed attempt by the Chinese Space Program to develope a faster-than-light propulsion system that would involve feeding diet pills to the hyperkinetic rodents and placing them on exercise wheels..."
 

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