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Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Fri Mar 1 16:51:51 UTC 2013

Pig-gate -- the scandal about the staged (that
is, fictitious) incident of a pig rescuing a baby
goat [perhaps for species differentiation, some
articles don't use the word "kid"] stuck in a petting zoo pond.

See, e.g.,

For a full exposé, see or


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