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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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 Post subject: Re: True or False? (RV)
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:sup: .......well OWN i supose that Siobain knows better :? :lol: :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: True or False? (RV)
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Now, can the handsome young man please post a question? :roll:

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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The only animal that I know of that can't naturally swim (except humans) are Rhino but I might be wrong.

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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:hmz: Rooies en nou :idea:

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Philip1 I believe you are IT. :thumbs_up:

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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Ok, lets go

They say, people cry Crocodile tears....soooo, do Crocodiles cry......What do you say, Fact or Myth and why?

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:hmz: Interesting one Philip 1 :thumbs_up: :) :whistle: :popcorn: for the experts

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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Fact. They also possess tear ducts, and it is for cleaning or moisturizing the eye when they've been out of the water for a while.

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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Do they cry? No
Do they shed tears? It depends on what you consider to be tears.
Fact is that crocs cannot chew and they have to rip off chunks of meat to swallow. As luck would have it, the glands that keep their eyes moist are near their throats. So when they swallow, the 'tears' are forced out, giving the impression that they are crying.

So it is a myth, crocs don't cry.

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The phrase that implies expressing fake emotion actually comes from an ancient fable that crocodiles weep while both luring and killing their prey. In reality, crocodiles can’t chew, so they are forced to rip their food into chunks and swallow them whole. As luck would have it, the glands that keep their eyes moist are right near their throats, so their eating habits actually force tears into their eyes. MYTH VERDICT: TRUE/FACT


:clap: Porridge i believe you are it..........unless someone else can proof it is wrong.
If water come out of my eyes, what do i call it?
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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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Phil, it must be a myth. The question was, do they cry? Although water comes out of its eyes, they are certainly not crying. Crying is associated with emotion and I don't think a croc is crying when he is eating. If a croc is filled with emotion while eating, he should be laughing. (Although I was crying when mom forced the spinach down my throat)

Your remark about water coming out of your eyes refers. If you slice onions, water also comes out of your eyes, but you are not crying. According to the Oxford dictionary cry means to produce tears from your eyes because you are unhappy or hurt.

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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For that seriously funny reply, I'm passing the baton for this one to Rooies :lol: :lol:

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 Post subject: Re: Fact or myth (RV)
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