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 Post subject: Top 10 fastest land mammals
Unread postPosted: Thu Jul 05, 2012 9:21 am 
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I wonder if the chap who I saw get out of his car and run up to a pride, with young, of lions on the S100 was aware of this ... he lost his nerve when the male stoop up.

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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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I do not at all agree with the list though. To think of one antilope, Tsessebe. And some of those guys don't do 80km/h :hmz:


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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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I was told Red Hartebeeste was the fastest antelope?

So who wants to make a list we all agree on :D

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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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I would say:

Cheetah
Tsessebe(Speed and Stamina)
Wild Dog(Stamina)
Pronghorn(Speed and Stamina)
Elk(According to the www) :slap:
Springbok
Lion(When not sleeping)
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Aunti Deebee running away from all above :twisted:
Me, in front of Aunti Deebe. :tongue:


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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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A chicken running through a Biafran village. :whistle:

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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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:lol: :lol: :lol:

Or Rooies on a skateboard in Harare, singing "This land is my laaaaaaand"

We are seriously getting off track here. :hmz:


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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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Scipio wrote:
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Or Rooies on a skateboard in Harare, singing "This land is my laaaaaaand"

We are seriously getting off track here. :hmz:


Now that is hilarious!

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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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We are seriously getting off track here. :hmz:

Isn't that your forte?

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 Post subject: Re: Top 10 fastest land mammals
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Or Rooies on a skateboard in Harare, singing "This land is my laaaaaaand"

We are seriously getting off track here. :hmz:


Uncle Bob will probably kick me off the skateboard and say "You want land? there where you land, this is the only piece of land you will see you Imperialist!"

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Just as well Uncle Bob is not taken seriously otherwise this thread would have fallen foul of the 'political' discussion rule. :whistle:

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