It's a noun, an animal. Everybody knows a squirrel when they see one, don't they?
|Average Garden Variety Squirrel|
|Aberts squirrel with Pinecone|
Squirrels can be dinner, a thought that just has us running for the door. You can find squirrels at the zoo:
For whatever reason, these things remind us of Spongmonkeys, spokecritters for Quiznos, a sandwich shop. Go ahead, search for spongmonkeys and moon. It'll explain a lot. Maybe not very well, but it entered our family lexicon and sticks with us (how they ever sold sandwiches with these things is a matter of discussion for another day).
(No "e" in the middle)
And last but not least, the most famous squirrel of all:
|Watch Me while I pull a|
Rabbit out of my Hat!
Send us your squirrels--you're not limited to how many you throw at us!
Email them to: firstname.lastname@example.org by 2PM Tuesday, July 14. Submissions will be posted on this blog shortly thereafter.
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