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Yea that makes a lot of sense. I thought it was still a pretty cool theory.

The one thing that is weird is that every animal on the Chinese calendar is real except the dragon. It's like the only thing that stands out.
Don't Koi Fish turn into Dragons?
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Don't Koi Fish turn into Dragons?
karp karp karp magikarp??
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That was a cool read, thanks.

Now on the OT: Dragons,

I saw a documentary that had what i think is a fairly good theory as to why a lot of the cultures on earth have dragons in their mythology. They said the dragon encompasses the three major threats to a prim evil human;

Big birds, Big cats, and Big snakes, all rolled into one super creature.

pretty cool stuff and it makes sense in my head.
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this,

just clone the buggers ALA jurrasic park already. you get all your answer then
Just imagine a modern day Pokemon safari zone full of dinosaurs. Lmao. Win.
    
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That was a cool read, thanks.

Now on the OT: Dragons,

I saw a documentary that had what i think is a fairly good theory as to why a lot of the cultures on earth have dragons in their mythology. They said the dragon encompasses the three major threats to a prim evil human;

Big birds, Big cats, and Big snakes, all rolled into one super creature.

pretty cool stuff and it makes sense in my head.
That is rather an interesting way to think about it! Thanks for sharing!
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Dinosaurs had munchies too?
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I hunt neighborhood cats at night, good to know I'm not alone.
    
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I hunt neighborhood cats at night, good to know I'm not alone.
I hope you do not eat them
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Heck, the cyclops of greek mythology might have been based off of the fossils of prehistoric dwarf elephant skulls as they were skulls roughly twice the size of a human skull and had a large, centralized socket (which was really the nasal cavity for the trunk) that could have been interpreted as a large single eye socket.
Or you could google "Cyclopia".

A disorder where children are born with a single eye in the middle.
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Damn.. don't ever make me google image search cyclopia again..

I was eating.
    
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