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The government: Mermaids do not exist

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which usually deals with environmental matters like tsunamis and hurricanes, recently took the strange step of posting a statement on their website denying that mermaids exist.

Credit (or blame) Animal Planet (a branch of Discovery), which last month aired a TV show called ”Mermaids: The Body Found.” It was a documentary-style show that “paints a wildly convincing picture of the existence of mermaids, what they may look like, and why they’ve stayed hidden…until now,” according to the show’s press Web page. Indeed, it says, “’Mermaids: The Body Found’ makes a strong case for the existence of the mermaid…”

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