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Mountain Lion Cubs Rescued In California
2011-12-22 05:52:32

Burbank, California officials said on Tuesday that they rescued two malnourished mountain lion cubs that were hiding under a parked car. Residents of the area had been hitting the cubs with broomsticks before officials swooped in to rescue them. The cubs weigh about 5 pounds each and may have not eaten in two weeks, according to the officials. Burbank Police Sgt. Darin Ryburn said that some residents were using the brooms to try and hit the cubs to shoo them away. Officials said...


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Cthulhu
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.
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