Latest German animal star a cross-eyed opossum

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BERLIN –

Heidi, the cross-eyed opossum, is the latest creature to rocket from Germany’s front pages to international recognition, capturing the world’s imagination with her bright, black eyes turned toward her pointed pink nose.

Since the first photos were published in December, the marsupial from Leipzig Zoo has attracted more Facebook fans than Chancellor Angela Merkel. By Wednesday more than 111,000 fans from as far away as Bangkok and Montreal and clear across Europe were exclaiming “so cute!!” and “so sweet.”

 

Isn’t she the cutest?? Alot different than the over sized hissing ones in my feed barn…

for the rest of the story…

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20110112/ap_on_re_eu/eu_germany_animal_magnetism_4

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