Giant elephant bird egg fetches $101,813 at auction

Apr 24, 2013 Full story: KBCI CBS 2 13

A massive, partly fossilized egg laid by a now-extinct elephant bird has sold for more than double its estimate at a London auction.

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#1 Apr 24, 2013
This must be some kind of yoke.
Orca Winfrey

Medford, NY

#2 Apr 24, 2013
Steadman!!!! Fetch me that egg!!!!!!

I want a cheese omelet!!!!!
Parden pard

Bath, PA

#3 Apr 24, 2013
Yeah,yeah,,,I see those giant feathered mammoths alot. (especially after a hard night of that Absinthe stuff)WHOE,,,

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Since: Jan 07

Indianapolis, IN

#4 Apr 24, 2013
Glad they're extinct. Can you imagine having your car 'decorated' by one of them?
crazy idea

Memphis, TN

#5 Apr 24, 2013
Uh Clem wrote:
Glad they're extinct. Can you imagine having your car 'decorated' by one of them?
why you worried about the car, if it hit you in the head your day would be ruined
Tea Bag Residue Cleanup

Philadelphia, PA

#6 Apr 24, 2013
This is not my father's bird and Sothebees.
Tea Bag Residue Cleanup

Philadelphia, PA

#7 Apr 24, 2013
Oh what a stupid typo that I can't edit.

"This is not my father's birds and Sothebees."

Doubly embarrassing - a pun AND a typo.

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#8 Apr 25, 2013
Uh Clem wrote:
Glad they're extinct. Can you imagine having your car 'decorated' by one of them?
Just another sign, of our economic recovery......
DonkeyEstonkey

Hampton, VA

#9 Apr 25, 2013
Dumbo?

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#10 Apr 25, 2013
...i'd like 3 of those eggs, over medium, with hash browns....and a big bottle of tabasco......

Since: Aug 08

Buffalo, NY

#11 Apr 25, 2013
... the church breakfast turned out to be a big success ...

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#12 Apr 25, 2013
.....i'm so glad....did anyone sign up for the "how to be more judgmental" seminar?....

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Since: Jul 08

Sao Paulo

#13 Apr 26, 2013
So glad the specified the "now extinct" elephant bird. Otherwise I'd not go out of the house anymore.

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