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November 30, 2014 7:10 PM   Subscribe

What if wild animals ate fast food? [slyt | animated | cute]

The creator also explores what would happen if animals got, not just fat, but also lighter than air.
posted by quin (14 comments total) 6 users marked this as a favorite
If you enjoy those, here is the playlist on Rollin' Wild's channel.
posted by louche mustachio at 7:29 PM on November 30, 2014

Thanks, MetaFilter. I just watched an inflated CGI bull reach orgasm.
posted by not_on_display at 7:42 PM on November 30, 2014 [1 favorite]

I just watched an inflated CGI bull reach orgasm.

I'll take "Things Possibly Read On A Furry Twitter Account" for $300, Alex...
posted by hippybear at 8:05 PM on November 30, 2014 [1 favorite]

Yeah, I don't see any fast food--I think these animals may have been infected with AD-36 (or, in the second video, some variant that releases hydrogen as waste).
posted by Monsieur Caution at 8:06 PM on November 30, 2014

Without their regular diet, those flamingos would no longer have their pink color. Unless they were eating the McShrimp, but those are only available once a year or so.
posted by sourwookie at 8:13 PM on November 30, 2014

Huh. I remember seeing these before, but without the "fast food" framing — just "here are spherical animals." It definitely wasn't the people who made it who thought of their videos that way, at least.

Now all we need is a perfect vacuum and we can get some real engineering done
posted by DoctorFedora at 8:43 PM on November 30, 2014 [2 favorites]

I am angry that there's no actual footage of them eating fast food

I think the zebras were drinking chocolate milk shakes. The places where animals on the serengeti can congregate to drink milkshakes become fewer and fewer as the dry season settles in.
posted by not_on_display at 9:28 PM on November 30, 2014 [2 favorites]

I remember a sign posted at the outdoor seats in a pizza restaurant in Yosemite National Park in California. It said something along the lines of "Please don't feed anything to the animals, as food meant for people can make wild animals overweight, unhappy, and cause their hair to fall out." We're lucky we're so different to wild animals.
posted by distorte at 12:32 AM on December 1, 2014 [1 favorite]

That farmer sure did take things in stride. Chicken is spherical and floating? Sure, nbd. Wife is inflated to fill house? Whatchagonnado? Bull penis replaces cow udder? Eh, it's all white in the end, right?
posted by This Guy at 5:06 AM on December 1, 2014

This is the original: Rollin' Safari - What if animals were round?
posted by jammy at 7:27 AM on December 1, 2014

Whoops - missed louche mustachio saying pretty much the same thing.

Very funny, in any case. Thank you, quin!
posted by jammy at 7:46 AM on December 1, 2014

So why is the cheetah chasing the antelope if he prefers to eat fast food? Were they racing to the nearest Happy Meal?
posted by smcniven at 9:14 AM on December 1, 2014

This may be a weid commentary, but I love the color in these, especially Fat. It reminds me of a certain type of puzzle and / or adventure video game popular around 10 years ago that seems to have been trampled by the move to darker, "grittier" games. And that makes me sad.
posted by [insert clever name here] at 11:46 AM on December 1, 2014

What food is faster than an antelope?

Peregrine falcon ncnuggets?
posted by Doroteo Arango II at 12:30 PM on December 1, 2014

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