Fake shark devours surfer in latest statue prank

Jul 25, 2010 Full story: El Paso Times 12

A bronze surfer statue near San Diego has been the target of many gags, but never one this big and scary.

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Toots de la Footsjelly

Greenville, RI

#2 Jul 26, 2010
So.... if everyone took pictures...how come we don't get one? FAIL!
Toots de la Footsjelly

Greenville, RI

#3 Jul 26, 2010
Scarey? You bet! Last paper shark killed at least a dozen paper people in a horrible paper killing spree. No one wrote anything down for weeks after.
Arminius

Buffalo, NY

#4 Jul 26, 2010
We're gonna need a bigger boat!

“behind curtain #1”

Since: Jul 08

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#5 Jul 26, 2010
Open your mouth and say ahh_that tasted good.

“We're all Bozos on this bus”

Since: Jan 07

Indianapolis, IN

#6 Jul 26, 2010
Of course the story linked has no picture... So here it is:

http://latimesblogs.latimes.com/lanow/2010/07...
ussurf

York, PA

#7 Jul 26, 2010
These people have nothing better to do with their time than play shark bait?
Hugh Jass

Ephrata, PA

#8 Jul 26, 2010
ussurf wrote:
These people have nothing better to do with their time than play shark bait?
Sounds like a better activity than all the vandalism we have in central PA
George Michael

Medford, NY

#9 Jul 26, 2010
Has anyone checked to see if the statue was violated?
ussurf

York, PA

#10 Jul 26, 2010
Hugh Jass wrote:
<quoted text>
Sounds like a better activity than all the vandalism we have in central PA
True it sure is.

“1943-2013”

Since: Apr 07

Location hidden

#11 Jul 26, 2010
The best prank of this sort happened at MIT...

http://hacks.mit.edu/Hacks/by_year/1994/cp_ca...

Since: Aug 09

Kempton, PA

#12 Jul 26, 2010
That surfer did not jump the shark....

“behind curtain #1”

Since: Jul 08

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#13 Jul 26, 2010
George Michael wrote:
Has anyone checked to see if the statue was violated?
It is missing part of it's anatomy.

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