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Obama Gets a Fish Named After Him
NewsBusters, by Noel Sheppard

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 11/28/2012 9:44:30 PM

A new species of fish was recently discovered, and it´s been named after Barack Obama. The Bulletin of Alabama Museum of Natural History revealed four presidents and a vice president have had their names given to recently identified fish. Saint Louis University´s Steven R. Layman and Geosyntec Consultants´ Richard L. Mayden´s "Morphological Diversity and Phylogenetics of the Darter Subgenus Doration (Percidae: Etheostoma), with Descriptions of Five New Species" claimed Obama, Jimmy Carter, Bill Clinton, Teddy Roosevelt, and Al Gore were so honored because they promoted conservation

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0bama has a 5" fish of "color" named after him. The list of other presidents so honored are all dRATS. Wonder where your tax grants are going?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MMC, 11/28/2012 9:48:23 PM     (No. 9038567)

One celled amoeba.. A jelly fish.. An eel, a bottom feeder?

A what? A rainbow fish? A representative of the LBGT ?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: addicted_to_coffee, 11/28/2012 9:56:31 PM     (No. 9038583)

cousin of the lamprey

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Scribelus, 11/28/2012 9:57:55 PM     (No. 9038585)

A master stroke of rent- seeking. Everyone, who doesn´t believe that these bozos haven´t just submitted a grant proposal to the National Sciene Foundation, stand on your heads.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: mercystreetbob, 11/28/2012 9:58:36 PM     (No. 9038586)

Lyin´ fish was already taken.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 11/28/2012 10:01:10 PM     (No. 9038591)

My neighbor names his dog´s excrement after Obama.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Sanspeur, 11/28/2012 10:12:38 PM     (No. 9038599)

Big eared whooper fish, hare brained babbitt fish, red nosed sucker fish, big hat roughie ,and big mouth breather bass...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: phx4546, 11/28/2012 10:22:10 PM     (No. 9038609)

it is a new species since it never worked to get food. All the rich fish had to donate their fair share to them.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: jimK1, 11/28/2012 10:34:21 PM     (No. 9038612)

Sucker fish, big eared red herring, bloviating slimy eel.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Pinons, 11/29/2012 1:50:02 AM     (No. 9038740)

And stinky!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: noddy, 11/29/2012 2:23:24 AM     (No. 9038751)

A great black?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: LadyHen, 11/29/2012 2:51:57 AM     (No. 9038763)

I assume it has no guts, no spine, and is rotten from head to tail??

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Reply 12 - Posted by: danu, 11/29/2012 5:29:02 AM     (No. 9038814)

What´s the difference between a catfish and lawyer who loses his licence ?

One is a bottom-feeding scavenger; the other is a fish.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: lizzee1, 11/29/2012 7:39:04 AM     (No. 9038927)

Eelpout. Look it up. ;)

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Reply 14 - Posted by: mickturn, 11/29/2012 10:52:22 AM     (No. 9039299)

We already have names for the fish that are bottom feeders, why a new one?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: snakeoil, 11/29/2012 11:05:46 AM     (No. 9039333)

A virus would be more apt.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: mitzi, 11/29/2012 11:08:52 AM     (No. 9039342)

Jelly fish?

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