You’ll Never Go In The Water Again After You See What Washed Ashore In Australia

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Photoshopped or not, you’ll find me poolside at the Comfort Inn instead of wading through an Australian lake thanks to this beast.

According to the Daily Mail, perhaps the most disturbing sea creature of all time washed up on the shore of Lake Macquarie in Australia last week, and people on social media are losing their shit over it.

And rightfully so. I mean, look at this thing:

You’ll Never Go In The Water Again After You See What Washed Ashore In Australia

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Some on the Internet feel that the crocodile/dragon/dolphin/sea serpent is the result of a less terrifying creature being photoshopped by some sick individual. Others such as Australian Museum fish collector Mark McGrouther think that it’s a pike eel that was “discarded by fishermen who got more than they bargained for when they tried to reel it in.”

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Our guess is that some kid in Australia started reading The Neverending Story but got bored halfway through the book and decided to play video games instead. And that didn’t bode too well for Falkor the Luck Dragon this time around.

Whatever it is, we suggest staying in the boat the next time you’re Down Under.

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