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Blackie the Wonder Horse Swims the San Francisco Bay

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digg_url = 'http://digg.com/pets_animals/Blackie_the_Wonder_Horse_Swims_the_San_Francisco_Bay'; Why on God's green earth did anyone dream up this 1938 stunt? To quote the narrator, "Your guess is as good as mine." This poor horse chased a handful of sugar and towed a fat, useless human named "Shorty Roberts," as it swam...

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