Brain Candy: Monkey Business

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Brain Candy: Monkey Business

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Via The Australian , about a woman who was pushed off a cliff by an avenging primate: "A monkey allegedly flew into a rage when the woman refused to hand over the bag of monkey food which her tour guide recommended she buy." The article also provides the following life advice: "If you show fear a monkey will bully you."

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