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    Exclamation Giant Eyeball Washes Up On Shore

    What the hell did this come from? Giant whale? Giant Squid? Kraken?

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    Check Out This Mysterious Giant Eyeball That Just Washed Ashore in Florida









    Neetzan Zimmerman

    A giant 'softball-sized' eyeball washed up on a beach in south Florida yesterday, and no one has any idea what it belongs to.
    From the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission Facebook page:
    The FWC Tequesta Field Lab received a call that a citizen from Pompano Beach found what appeared to be a giant eye. Our staff in South Florida picked it up and placed it on ice. It will be sent for possible identification.
    Among the theories currently being floated: A giant squid, a whale, or a very large swordfish. Or Cthulhu.
    Florida Fish and Wildlife Research Institute will attempt to determine its origin after its been properly preserved in formalin to avoid decay.
    In the meantime, go nuts.
    [photo via Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission]




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    Swordfish, I'd wager.


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    That would have to be one huge swordfish.

    I say giant squid that had died and been eaten by other sea animals and pieces floated to the surface.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Fishooked View Post
    Just Washed Ashore in Florida

































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    Quote Originally Posted by SMC View Post
    That would have to be one huge swordfish.
    Not really. See the comparative dimensions in the pic below vs. the OP Article.


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    Quote Originally Posted by SMC View Post
    That would have to be one huge swordfish.

    I say giant squid that had died and been eaten by other sea animals and pieces floated to the surface.
    That would be a big ass swordfish. I'm shocked it lasted this long, usually any dead fish in the ocean usually has its eyes bitten out first...soft tissue.

    True story.

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    Eye.....er....aye.


    Quote Originally Posted by Warfish View Post
    Swordfish, I'd wager.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Fishooked View Post
    Eye.....er....aye.


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    It's a gobstopper, idiots.

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    Has Stuart Scott been swimming lately?

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    Quote Originally Posted by FF2 View Post
    Has Stuart Scott been swimming lately?
    As a matter of fact, yes. With Peter Falk and Sandy Duncan. Why do you ask?

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    Quote Originally Posted by FF2 View Post
    Has Stuart Scott been swimming lately?
    Oh no


    no


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    Quote Originally Posted by Warfish View Post
    Not really. See the comparative dimensions in the pic below vs. the OP Article.

    Fish, thats a huge swordfish there, LOL

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    Quote Originally Posted by SMC View Post
    Fish, thats a huge swordfish there, LOL
    lol, no kidding

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    Marty??

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    Quote Originally Posted by Warfish View Post
    Swordfish, I'd wager.

    Pretty sure I read today you were exactly right, but too lazy to find the link.




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    Quote Originally Posted by FF2 View Post
    Has Stuart Scott been swimming lately?
    I see what you did there...


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    Quote Originally Posted by 32green View Post
    Pretty sure I read today you were exactly right, but too lazy to find the link.




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    Just read the same thing...

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