The Lobster Violin
This lobster-claw violin, created by John Dadmun back in 1903, will have to be included in the first performance of the Weird Universe orchestra, whenever that might be. Links:
Posted By: Alex -
Tue Dec 04, 2012
More weirdness from the WU archive:
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The strange plan to air-drop bats on Japan, 1945
This unique, one of a kind, instrument has clawed it's way into the hearts and minds of WUvians around the world.
The use of
"unique, one of a kind"
has been sanctioned by multiple news casters, so there!
Posted by Expat47 in Athens, Greece on 12/04/12 at 10:16 AM
How sure are we that it's not a claw from a Fiddler Crab?
Posted by TheCannyScot in Atlanta, GA on 12/04/12 at 10:21 AM
I think that Peter Schikele would be proud to have that in his orchestra of underrated instruments.
Posted by KDP in Madill, OK on 12/04/12 at 12:01 PM
I play violin, but I am allergic to shellfish. Playing such a thing would be an itchy proposition.
Posted by Red Stripe on 12/04/12 at 01:45 PM
I wonder if it was an
Posted by Tyrusguy on 12/05/12 at 10:45 AM
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