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It's around the 30 second mark

If Pinocchio taught me anything it's that these guys would have been fine.



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Jeeeeeezuss





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oh shit, that's insane





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very liberal use of the word "almost" there





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Holy shit





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:inb4seamenjokes:





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very liberal use of the word "almost" there




10 feet from a humpback breaching for sardines with it's mouth wide open is as close to "almost" as you can get, moron.






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I wonder how much longer after the video the Nisshan Maru showed up and the Sea Shepherd crew.


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frick that





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so what happens if the divers did get caught in their mouth? can whales swallow something a big as a human? seriously? would the guy get crushed?





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Saw this on Yahoo last night and had to watch it again.

shite is awesome.

Those divers are lucky humpbacks don't eat humans or they'd have been toast.






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frick that



That's what I say. I like watching the videos where people are miles off the coast in a little kayak or inflatable boat and large whales start swarming around them. One swoop of that tail and you are fricked.

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so what happens if the divers did get caught in their mouth? can whales swallow something a big as a human? seriously? would the guy get crushed?


someone didn't read their bible






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I swam with a whale shark offshore once, it's crazy how big they are when you get that close





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can whales swallow something a big as a human?


I don't know. As much water as they take in when thy breach like that I don't think it would be a huge problem swallowing a human but I am not sure that they would. Either way you are going to have a bad time if you get caught up in that.






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answer my question in the house flip thread, punk





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it's crazy how big they are when you get that close



I would be scared of being tipped over in the middle of nowhere by one. They are just so huge and powerful that a little boat would stand no chance if they got hit by one breaching.






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This is my nightmare. I'm deathly afraid of whales. The sheer size of them frightens me to no end.





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We had gotten around a group of dolphins while fishing one day, those things stink when the come up for air, I don't even want to think about what a big arse whale would smell like.





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