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Answering the Important Questions About Animal Noises September 22, 2013

Posted by geoff in News.
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When the kids were little we went through the standard litany of “What does the cow say?” “Moo!” type questions. One day I stumped my oldest with:

Me: “What does the giraffe say?”

He: “?????”

Me: [in falsetto] “Blublublublublublublublu!!!!”

That became a family staple. Following the same sort of mental machinations, two talk show hosts from Norway cashed in a favor with a video production company to answer the important question: “What does the fox say?”

44 million views thus far.

H/T: My daughter the cyberflipper.

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1. lauraw - September 22, 2013

I liked the costumes.

2. daveintexas - September 22, 2013

I did not know that’s what giraffes say

3. scott - September 22, 2013
4. Retired Geezer - September 22, 2013

I enjoyed that, Geoff.
Too bad my grandkids are too old for me to fool them with the giraffe sound.

Skinbad still has a chance.

5. Pupster - September 22, 2013

We have a family of foxes in my highly developed suburban neighborhood. I have only heard a bark once, it was an ‘OH CRAP’ noise the young one made when he came trucking around the corner of my house and saw me standing there. I was just as surprised as he was.

6. geoff - September 22, 2013

I did not know that’s what giraffes say

Duh. Everybody knows that.

7. The fox - September 22, 2013

“A couple of you
are gonna grease my chin
before I leave this town-o”

8. Herbie - September 23, 2013

What does the ant say? She aint sayin nothn – my ant died 15 years ago.

9. Retired Geezer - September 23, 2013

Almost 50 million hits now.

(thanks to Geoff’s link, I’m sure)

10. Retired Geezer - September 24, 2013

Here’s a bunch of Geezers, watching the Fox video.
This cracks me up.
I’m totally the guy in the Hawaiian shirt:

11. Pupster - September 26, 2013
12. d3ft punk - November 2, 2013

Over 150m. Knew this would be here somewhere.

Follow-up video…

(Also probably posted around here somewhere, but I didn’t bother to search for it)


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