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I’m sure many of you saw the adorable pictures of a koala in bucket full of water from last week. Not surprisingly, the blog Fuck You, Penguin is none-to-pleased with the incident calling the perpetrator “the John Wayne Gacy of the new millennium” and breaking the incident down photo, by adorable photo: “At this point, this koala already knows it’s in the bag: he’s going to get all the eucalyptus leaves he wants for the rest of his godforsaken life. HOW DARE HE USE THAT TONGUE IN FRONT OF A CHILD, SHE COULD HAVE BEEN KILLED.”

The internet makes me very happy sometimes.

February 9, 2009