Tuesday, September 30, 2008

feral spuds on the prowl

centuries ago, the indigenous peoples of south america started to domesticate wild tubers. that lead to the plant called the potato that we all know and love -- especially when they're cooked.

but some potatoes escaped into the wild. there they crosspolinated with wild tubers, creating the feared ...


in the picture above, a pack of feral spuds has attacked and destroyed a van. the spuds are shown going in for the kill.

the picture was taken on a rural road in maine, about five miles near the quebec border.

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