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Old January 18 2013, 12:51 PM   #1336
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No big danger, then: as sharks need saltwater, putting them in a pond would be their death sentence.

LOL sorry, as a water biologist I just couldn't resist (rhyme unintended and unavoidable)
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Old January 18 2013, 11:18 PM   #1337
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I'm part of TNZ but too scared to post!
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Old January 18 2013, 11:58 PM   #1338
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No big danger, then: as sharks need saltwater, putting them in a pond would be their death sentence.
Couldn’t we put salt in the pond along with the sharks?
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Old January 19 2013, 12:07 AM   #1339
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No big danger, then: as sharks need saltwater, putting them in a pond would be their death sentence.
Bull sharks can live in fresh water. They will find you and kill you regardless of what water you live in.
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Old January 19 2013, 12:12 AM   #1340
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I'm part of TNZ but too scared to post!
It is a land that lives by the rule of Nietzsche: what does not kill you makes you stronger.

It is killing me, though.
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Old January 19 2013, 12:13 AM   #1341
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No big danger, then: as sharks need saltwater, putting them in a pond would be their death sentence.
Bull sharks can live in fresh water. They will find you and kill you regardless of what water you live in.
I learn things every day from TrekBBS. (Okay, not really, but it seems like the thing to say.)

Wikipedia mentions two types of freshwater sharks: bull sharks and river sharks. I find the bull shark particularly cool because it’s a cannibal.
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Old January 19 2013, 12:14 AM   #1342
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I may be a shark, but I'm a cuddly shark!
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Old January 19 2013, 12:21 AM   #1343
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They can even get you on land!
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Old January 19 2013, 12:23 AM   #1344
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Card Sharks are the worst.

They even inspire mediocre 1980's game shows.
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Old January 19 2013, 12:27 AM   #1345
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They can even get you on land!
There was that movie "Creature" where the military created a human-shark hybrid that could walk on land. Stay vigilant.
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Old January 19 2013, 12:34 AM   #1346
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They can even get you on land!
And in the air.

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Old January 19 2013, 12:43 AM   #1347
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They can even get you on land!
And in the air.

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Old January 19 2013, 12:48 AM   #1348
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^Nah, that's, like, TOTALLY faked... It's probably one of these sharks:

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Old January 19 2013, 12:49 AM   #1349
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Yes, yes, people but what about the sharks with frickin' laser beams on their frickin' heads?
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Old January 19 2013, 12:54 AM   #1350
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^They will fail against the flying zombie laser sharks...

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