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Juiced frog fad may be the death of this strange species

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An endangered amphibian, the world’s largest fully aquatic frog, is being used in Peru for quackery. It looks like a stupid human fad may be the end of it. Peruvian Frog Juice Drinkers Laud Health Benefits – ABC News. Frogs from Peru’s Lake Titicaca are the main ingredient in a juice blend that some Andean…

Frog in salad: But it’s natural! It’s organic!

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That means it’s all good, right? This is what happens when you don’t use pesticides. You get pests. But, perhaps the food preparation staff should be a bit more diligent. Woman Finds Frog In Pret A Manger Salad: Gothamist. There’s a new protein on offer at Pret A Manger but it’s only available as a…

Be a good neighbor and put up with the frog noises

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I think this story from Wisconsin is pretty neat. But just goes to show, not everyone loves nature. Police called for fornicating frogs : Baraboo News Republic. A neighbor called police complaining Debbie Alsip was jamming out to loud music, but it turned out to be the neighborhood frogs who were getting down. Twice this…

Meatloaf, mashed potatoes and canned frog

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Green beans are off the menu at this home. Gloria Chubb finds frog in can of green beans | ksdk.com. An Indiana woman bought a can of green beans on sale for 69 cents, and what she found inside will keep her and her family from ever eating canned green beans again. “We eat a…

There’s a frog in the milk, for good reason

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A bit bizarre and gag-worthy but… cool. Old Russian practice of using frogs to keep milk fresh analyzed – UPI.com. An old Russian way of keeping milk from going sour by putting a frog in the bucket of milk has led to the finding of new antibiotic substances, scientists say. Organic chemist A.T. Lebedev of…

Frog-faced alien from Russia. Missing.

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From the “This is too silly to post” file, a frog-faced “alien” from Russia… Photos/Video: Another Alleged Alien Body From Russia | Ghost Theory. An old lady from Petrozavodsk city reported that she had been keeping a frozen alien body in a refrigerator for a couple of years. The alien was found next to the…