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UPDATE: That Golden Eagle Snatching Baby Off The Ground Video? Turns Out It Was A Hoax!

Earlier in the narrative, renown bird expert Kenn Kaufman had this to say:

‘A golden eagle tries to snatch a baby in Montreal,’ and the video goes viral. But it’s faked. Golden Eagle is a scarce visitor in the Montreal area, but the bird in the video is not a Golden Eagle, nor anything else that occurs in the wild in North America. This was clearly a setup: using a falconer’s bird, and probably a fake toddler for the distant scene. With all the ignorance about nature that’s out there already, the last thing we need is this kind of stupid garbage.

Then, the hoaxers came clean:

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Posted by admin - December 19, 2012 at 5:48 pm

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Video: Holy Guacamole! Golden Eagle Snatches Human Baby Off The Ground And Attempts To Fly Off

I guess these things do happen, just never thought I’d actually get to see it on video. Anyway, this Golden Eagle in Montreal, Canada was hungry or something, so s/he decided to take the easy way out and snatched a human baby… Not difficult to do considering the fact that Golden Eagles have wingspans of 6 to 7.7 feet.

Thankfully, the baby weighed a bit more than s/he could handle (or maybe s/he panicked), so after swooping down and snatching it, s/he dropped it from about 5 feet in the air.

While the kids dad was obviously shaken, good news is that the kid will forever have one heck of a story to tell… Video below:

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Posted by admin - December 19, 2012 at 4:15 am

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E.M.E’s Banky W, Wizkid and Skales kick off North America tour.

Banky W, Wizkid, Skales kick off E.M.E North American Tour

Finally! The long awaited and anticipated tour of record label E.M.E’s hot acts: Banky W, Wizkid and Skales; began on July 4, kicking off in Houston, Texas. They will go on to tour eight other major cities in the U.S and three cities in Canada. The tour which is the label’s debut in the U.S, will end on Sunday, September 2, 2012.
Banky W, Wiz and Skales will be joined by  XO Senavoe and Rotimi – associates of E.M.E. Read more…

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Posted by editor - July 9, 2012 at 2:46 pm

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HIV Vaccine created in Canada!

Dr. Chil-Yong Kang

It would appear that a major breakthrough has been made in the area of HIV vaccination as according to a news report, a Canadian-developed vaccine to prevent HIV has been given the go-ahead for testing in human clinical trials.

In an announcement made in London, researchers at the University of Western Ontario developed the vaccine, which has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to start being tested on humans in January. Read more…

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Posted by editor - December 21, 2011 at 2:25 pm

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Euro Zone contemplate future without Greece.

Greek Minister George Papandreou

Things are not looking very good for Greece if the EU leaders have raised the prospect of Greece’s exit in order to preserve the integrity of the Euro Currency. The Greek Prime Minister is now ready to step down and accept a coalition deal, forsaking the referendum he’d earlier planned to hold. Read more…

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Posted by editor - November 4, 2011 at 12:43 pm

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