French fisherman survives Australian croc attack

Apr 22, 2013 Full story: WKYC-TV Cleveland 16

Yoann Galeran was back at work Monday aboard a fishing boat after he was attacked the night before by a saltwater crocodile between 2 meters and 2.5 meters long.

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#1 Apr 22, 2013
The Frenchman just wouldn't surrender.
Parden pard

Bath, PA

#2 Apr 22, 2013
Not all crocodiles get a drum role during an attack.
(lucky for the french guy)
Sergio Valente

Medford, NY

#3 Apr 22, 2013
"..He escaped but was treated for wounds to his head and neck at a hospital in the remote mining town of Nhulunbuy.

Galeran is an Australian resident born in the southeastern French city of Avignon."

Ah, see...... He was only French by technicality, no wonder he didn't surrender immediately.

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and totally harmless

#4 Apr 22, 2013
Good thing it was just a croc and not a beaver.....

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#5 Apr 22, 2013
That croc was just being environmentally conscious, he was trying to recycle the fisherman. I think it deserves a presidential award.

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and totally harmless

#6 Apr 22, 2013
Rabid Liberal wrote:
That croc was just being environmentally conscious, he was trying to recycle the fisherman. I think it deserves a presidential award.
Shouldn't you be out spotting owls or discovering polar bears or something......
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#7 Apr 22, 2013
Unbelievable this guy is alive...

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#8 Apr 22, 2013
Captain Hook is French?! Sacre Bleu! I guess even crocs love French food.

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#9 Apr 22, 2013
Poor Fisherman sure is getting attacked by critters a lot lately!

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..... you can't banish, lol

#10 Apr 22, 2013
If he didn't wash that Frenchman first, it was bound to taste funny.

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#11 Apr 22, 2013
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Dr Stinko

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#12 Apr 22, 2013
Girl posed to pee off a bridge:
"Gonna try to hit that canoe down there!"
Girl's friend:
"That's your reflection!!!"
Little Man In The Boat

Medford, NY

#13 Apr 23, 2013
Dr Stinko wrote:
Girl posed to pee off a bridge:
"Gonna try to hit that canoe down there!"
Girl's friend:
"That's your reflection!!!"
lol!!!

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#14 Apr 23, 2013
He should have been armed with a 'knoife'

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#15 Apr 23, 2013
Who knew? Crocodiles don't eat frogs!

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Where's my check?

#16 May 16, 2013
Hitesrunprincess wrote:
<quoted text>Shouldn't you be out spotting owls or discovering polar bears or something......
I just got back on a symposium outlining the perils that the "Mongolian Crotch Tick" faces, as well as what we can do about it. It turns out that the biggest obstacle to the ticks survival is the planned Hydro electric generator that is just upstream of the ticks home range. This plant would bring electricity and clean water to millions of people nearby, but there is also the issue of the rare and endangered Tick. So we got a five year injunction against the project starting so everyone can study the situation.

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