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Old 11th July 2019, 05:42 AM   #31
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Originally Posted by Mumbles View Post
Saw it - in the form of random people on Twitter. The real amusing part is when people tried to "prove scientifically" that Ariel couldn't be black.

The idea was that since sunlight can'g get through to the bottom of the ocean, there'd be no need for mermaids to develop any melanin. A great example of completely misunderstanding evolution, and trying to bash it into a story of a freaking mermaid whose best friend is a singing lobster with an accent.
I want her to be black and white like a killer whale! Violent Sea Panda FTW!

Though seriously Lizzo would make a far better Ursala than Melissa McCarthy.
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