Friday, November 13, 2009

Possum Week

Looks like it's possum week here at the old "blog." Our latest possum story comes from Informant J2, who writes, "One time while I was visiting my parents' house, a possum somehow climbed into a tall, upright trashcan on the porch. We have no idea how it accomplished the feat, because the trashcan was empty - nothing to anchor the flimsy plastic can to the ground as the possum climbed. Furthermore, there were no surrounding objects from which the possum could have jumped into the trashcan. It remains a mystery. We fed it bread crusts and I took a picture of it." Dear reader, here is that picture, courtesy of Informant J2: