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Wednesday, November 16, 2011

The Associated Press: Piranhas take toes at river beach in west Brazil

It's like a low budget sci-fi story.

Piranhas take toes at river beach in west Brazil

Gonzaga Junior, a spokesman for the city government, tried to put the best face on the problem.

"Everyone knows there are piranhas in the region and have always taken the necessary precautions," he said. "What is different this time is that they've appeared where they never appeared before."

full story: google.com