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  1. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Do ya think?
    15 Jan '10 23:45
    Hippos cannot swim!
  2. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    16 Jan '10 03:28
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    Hippos cannot swim!
    Well I have to admit they can't do the backstroke....
  3. Subscriber AThousandYoung
    Do ya think?
    16 Jan '10 05:06 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    Well I have to admit they can't do the backstroke....
    They sink in water uncontrollably. Toss one in a deep lake and it might drown.
  4. Standard member wolfgang59
    Infidel
    16 Jan '10 10:32 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by AThousandYoung
    They sink in water uncontrollably. Toss one in a deep lake and it might drown.
    The young ones do! (swim that is)

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HugPyl_Qxyg

    Their closest relatives are whales apparently.