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antmanx68
12-26-2007, 10:52 PM
A couple of years ago I saw something on TV about this little girl who could climb anything like a monkey (might have been on Ripley's Believe it or Not). They said she was raised with a chimpanzee or something because her parents were researching them and she just developed this uncanny ability to climb... I thought this was cool because its almost a superpower, and it brought up a lot of interesting nature/nurture discussions. Does anyone know what i'm talking about or the girl's name? I cant find the story/video online anywhere.

Thanks.

knowsbleed
12-26-2007, 10:54 PM
Is this the girl that had tests done her hands and they discovered she had incredibly/freakishly strong fingers?

antmanx68
12-26-2007, 10:55 PM
yes, i remember that was part of it. Her fingers grew to be longer and than normal and she had incredible grip strength that let her climb things really easily.... i cant find any sory online about it though.

knowsbleed
12-26-2007, 10:57 PM
edit: nevermind...i'm sick and i need help

NewYorkSpider
12-26-2007, 11:11 PM
Sick of what?

Morg
12-26-2007, 11:11 PM
ah yes i recall it was on Discovery channel. Pretty cool about her from what I remember

Badger
12-26-2007, 11:12 PM
Sick of what?

I'm guessing TDK Joker Avvy's or is that just me. :o

NewYorkSpider
12-26-2007, 11:13 PM
I'm guessing TDK Joker Avvy's or is that just me. :o

Mine doesn't move at the speed of light though.

knowsbleed
12-26-2007, 11:14 PM
I'm guessing TDK Joker Avvy's or is that just me. :o

uh, yeah, that's it.

Morg
12-26-2007, 11:27 PM
I think i taped it once, give me a day or so to look(after midnight here) and I'll see if I can find it

bullets
12-27-2007, 12:15 AM
i'd love to see this girl scouring rooftops and buldings.

chaseter
12-27-2007, 12:16 AM
First we have wolf boys and now monkey girls?

Argyle of Sock
12-27-2007, 12:19 AM
I'm guessing TDK Joker Avvy's or is that just me. :o

I was going to make one, but then I realized that at this point, that would just be sad. :csad:

SolidSnakeMGS
12-27-2007, 12:27 AM
utoob plz thx

Jolie_Desastre
12-27-2007, 12:35 AM
i remember that, pretty interesting. the width from the longest point from one of her arms to the other is taller than her.

AllThingsComic
12-27-2007, 07:33 AM
Maybe she grew up to be her......

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HEANw1G-BPY

Docker2.0
12-27-2007, 07:46 AM
I hope this girl is not black. It'd really add to a kkk stereotype.

antmanx68
12-27-2007, 12:03 PM
she was very white.