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The ultimate B.A.S.E. jumpers

Frank the tankFrank the tank Posts: 6,806
edited October 2014 in The bottom bracket
Barnacle geese.

At the age of two days old these poor mites have to jump from their nest 400ft + and bounce down sheer rock faces into a whole heap of scree. If they survive that they then have to avoid the attentions of hungry foxes.

If you can bear to watch it was on life stories on the beeb thursday evening.

Riveting stuff indeed.
Tail end Charlie

The above post may contain traces of sarcasm or/and bullsh*t.

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  • tim wandtim wand Posts: 2,945
    Fantastic series so far, typical Attenbourgh high standard.

    Cant wait to see this one, but are you seriously telling me they got bigger Kahunas than a man who can half wheel random man down St Georges in the wet with two dodgy hips. :D
  • RDWRDW Posts: 1,900
    I thought this was going to be a thread about some sort of fashionable jersey, perhaps with a BASE logo.
  • capt_slogcapt_slog Posts: 3,259
    One day a goose will have a brain wave, and pick the chick up to fly down the mountain to the river.

    But in the meantime we will watch and cringe as the poor little buggers bounce of the rocks.


    The older I get, the better I was.

  • veronese68veronese68 Posts: 22,301 Lives Here
    RDW wrote:
    I thought this was going to be a thread about some sort of fashionable jersey, perhaps with a BASE logo.
    I misread the title and expected a long sleeved wooly version of this:
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