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Live bomb found in a squid

Posted on Monday, 25 March, 2013 | Comment icon 21 comments | News tip by: Still Waters

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A fishmonger in China got more than he bargained for when he cut in to a squid for one of his customers.

The 3ft squid had been caught in the waters off Guangdong province before being taken to a local market. Mr Huang had been preparing the creature with a knife when he discovered an eight-inch live bomb inside it. "This sort of squid lives close to the shore and normally makes a meal of small fish and prawns," he said. "Perhaps he thought the bomb was his favourite food and gulped it down. He certainly had a big belly when he was caught."

The police were called and officers were successful in removing the device and disposing of it in a controlled explosion. It is believed that the bomb may have been dropped in to the water by a military aircraft before being devoured.

"The squid, which was itself more than three feet-long, was caught in the shallow waters off Guangdong province, China, and taken to the fish market in Jiaoling county."

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Comment icon #12 Posted by Andromedan Starseed 333 on 25 March, 2013, 23:05
damn that people i am not sure about the rest of humanity but this says to me stop eating sea food and live animals!!!i mean have you people looked and saw pictures on how meat and sea food looks inside your body?it looks nasty and the smell wow don't even want to smell that at you people see what they mean by don't throw garbage and etc into the water and oceans and etc.especially bombs
Comment icon #13 Posted by Lava_Lady on 25 March, 2013, 23:20
Talk about explosive flavor... But seriously, that wasn't very nice of whomever did that.
Comment icon #14 Posted by Sundew on 26 March, 2013, 2:08
That squid was really armed......
Comment icon #15 Posted by dharma warrior on 26 March, 2013, 2:38
We've heard that the CIA has armed dolphins....
Comment icon #16 Posted by Odds on 26 March, 2013, 4:42
Damn it, i was planning on stockpilling the explosives i found in food...
Comment icon #17 Posted by King Fluffs on 26 March, 2013, 6:33
This has made my day.
Comment icon #18 Posted by Silver Surfer on 26 March, 2013, 9:59
Your taxes fund a bunch of idiots to $%^& it up for all of us and make everything worse... go team HUMAN.... may the combined might of our own stupidity take us ever closer to an inhabitable world.
Comment icon #19 Posted by rustygh on 26 March, 2013, 16:06
Well at least this story has tangible evidence, a bomb! Can you imagine seeing a bomb as you cut open a squid. Man I would p*** my pants!
Comment icon #20 Posted by godnodog on 27 March, 2013, 11:45
Comment icon #21 Posted by -M7 on 2 September, 2013, 0:41
I guess that squid was- *puts on sunglasses* -Da bomb. YEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAH!

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