Today’s otter video is a tribute to the passing of an online Best Mate who loved and was most particular about the quality of his coffee, whisky, urban legends, puns, poker and pointed sarcasm. I hadn’t heard from him for a while, and I was terribly sad to hear of his death. Vale atque ave, Phil Gustafson – somewhere a JATO car is pacing your passage, and somehow a scuba suit is involved.
A sea otter interrupts a Mythbusters experiment using ping-pong balls to attempt to raise a wrecked vessel from the depths. The playful sea mammal couldn’t resist the gleaming white spheres, and kept on taking them out of position. Given that there are severe penalties for disturbing the wildlife in the Bay, the Mythbusters team start trying to decide which one should take the blame and pay the court fine. Luckily, after an extended period of otter mischief, they manage to persuade the otter to leave with no harm done.
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