One that almost got away

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The big fish is coming back. On Saturday, 73 years to the day that a 32-foot whale shark was caught off Fire Island , a newly restored taxidermic specimen of it will be unveiled at the Suffolk County Vanderbilt ...

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Aug 2, 2008
 
Is that the actual body of a whale shark????

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StandardizedTest wrote:
Is that the actual body of a whale shark????
NO, it's actually the body of a guppy.
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Yippee!!!!
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Aug 4, 2008
 
The 4 Schaper brothers owned a commercial fishing company called Sunrise Fish Company. They had 3 pound nets out in the ocean, off Fire Island. The Whale Shark was caught in one of them & pulled up by & in by their scow.
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Aug 5, 2008
 
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Aug 5, 2008
 
Informed Poster wrote:
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NO, it's actually the body of a guppy.
I thought it was your mamma!

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