Saturday, November 08, 2008

Croc Update (Thrill-Seekers Edition)

Thrill-seekers snap up new Aussie dare - croc swim: "DARWIN - Swimming face-to-face with a massive saltwater crocodile might not be everyone's idea of fun but thrill-seekers are snapping up northern Australia's new tourist attraction.

Tourists who want to get cozy with a crocodile climb into a clear acrylic cage, dubbed 'the cage of death,' which is about 145 mm (5.7 inches) thick and 2.8 meters (9.2 feet) high, wearing just a pair of swimming goggles and a swimsuit."

4 comments:

  1. Have you booked your flight yet?

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  2. I'm not a thrill-seeker, other than seeking thrills from books.

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  3. Anyone else amused by the fact the croc swim is in "Darwin?" Everybody out of the gene pool...

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  4. Might provide some candidates for next year's Darwin Awards, all right.

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