Octopus steals video camera

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15 Responses:

  1. lloydwood says:

    From TONMO, The Octopus News Magazine Online:

    http://www.tonmo.com/forums/showthread.php?17760-Male-or-Female-Octopus-Photos-of-Hectocotylized-Arm

    (captcha: produces damasks, which is just so apt for octopus camouflage...)

  2. n_by_nw says:

    Surely you had to think hard before deciding against Veruca Salt as the music...

  3. ivorjawa says:

    I'm rather distressed that the diver thought that the appropriate response was to give a cephalopod -- one that has already demonstrated that it's too smart for our good -- a spear gun.

    I mean, c'mon.

    "Now I have a machine gun HO HO HO."

  4. I dunno man, I can remember when Wellington octopuses weren't such greedy, materialistic pigs.

    Background - yes, you too could move here from SF and fight the octopi when they try to take control of our precious technology.

    • Wait, that's a local octopus? Shit, if I'd known that I wouldn't have been so blasè about wandering around your waterfront with a camera dangling from my wrist yesterday.

      • Yup, South Coast near the airport, and mere kilometers from the cafe where you were so calmly sitting last night. Seriously man, you had a lucky escape there.

  5. seminiferous says:

    I was expecting him to launch the spear with the octopus still attached--a la True Lies.

  6. Dennis says:

    Different cephalopod, but still...

    http://xkcd.com/520/

  7. qtrnevermore says:

    Somebody please give an octopus an ipad.

  8. lafinjack says:

    Cuttlefish steals octopus that steals spanner:

    And just because, face-off with a deadly predator: