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# gorilla - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Man who killed Uganda gorilla Rafiki jailed for 11 years
# Spear
# Spear

Man who killed Uganda gorilla Rafiki jailed for 11 years

Jul 30th 2020, 7:25 PM 31,131 Views 29 Comments

A gorilla advocacy group said the gorilla’s autopsy suggested he was killed by a spear.

# gorilla - Thursday 21 June, 2018

Koko, the famous gorilla who mastered sign language and cared for a kitten, has died
# California
# California

Koko, the famous gorilla who mastered sign language and cared for a kitten, has died

Jun 21st 2018, 3:40 PM 16,387 Views 26 Comments

Koko, a tribute said, “touched the lives of millions as an ambassador for all gorillas”.

# gorilla - Thursday 28 September, 2017

Strange animal limb washed up on beach probably a seal, says expert
# Kilkee
# Kilkee

Strange animal limb washed up on beach probably a seal, says expert

Sep 28th 2017, 4:35 PM 25,731 Views 43 Comments

The local dog warden is keeping the limb in his freezer.

# gorilla - Monday 15 May, 2017

Kelvin MacKenzie leaves Sun 'by mutual consent' after comparing footballer to gorilla
# Public Backlash
# Public Backlash

Kelvin MacKenzie leaves Sun 'by mutual consent' after comparing footballer to gorilla

May 15th 2017, 4:34 PM 15,114 Views 34 Comments

The columnist was suspended from the newspaper after making the controversial comments.

# gorilla - Thursday 19 January, 2017

ESPN criticised over Venus 'gorilla' comment
# Race Row
From The42
# Race Row

ESPN criticised over Venus 'gorilla' comment

Jan 19th 2017, 9:00 AM 7,331 Views 23 Comments

A commentator made the remark.

# gorilla - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

The devoted internet followers of Harambe the gorilla (RIP) have forced Cincinnati Zoo offline
# A Meme Too Far
# A Meme Too Far

The devoted internet followers of Harambe the gorilla (RIP) have forced Cincinnati Zoo offline

Aug 23rd 2016, 1:23 PM 15,968 Views 16 Comments

The zoo has had enough of the jokes and have deleted their social media.

# gorilla - Monday 6 June, 2016

Parents of boy who fell into Cincinnati gorilla enclosure will not face charges
# Harambe
# Harambe

Parents of boy who fell into Cincinnati gorilla enclosure will not face charges

Jun 6th 2016, 6:15 PM 23,126 Views 43 Comments

The incident led to the shooting dead of the gorilla, Harambe, and a worldwide controversy in the ensuing days.

# gorilla - Sunday 5 June, 2016

1 gorilla vs 1,000 refugees: 'The death of an animal is sad but the drowning of 1,000 people is sadder'
# Opinion
# Opinion

1 gorilla vs 1,000 refugees: 'The death of an animal is sad but the drowning of 1,000 people is sadder'

Jun 5th 2016, 3:00 PM 370 Views 158 Comments

The gorilla’s death received extensive media coverage worldwide; the deaths of the 1000 migrants, much less so, writes a dismayed Julien Mercille.

# gorilla - Thursday 2 June, 2016

"My son fell in with the gorilla"- Police release mother's frantic 911 call from Cincinnati Zoo
# Emergency Response
# Emergency Response

"My son fell in with the gorilla"- Police release mother's frantic 911 call from Cincinnati Zoo

Jun 2nd 2016, 9:21 AM 14,700 Views 42 Comments

No decision has yet been made on whether charges are to be brought against the mother.

# gorilla - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Parents in zoo killing case say their son is "doing well" and they "praise God" for his safety
# Harambe The Gorilla
# Harambe The Gorilla

Parents in zoo killing case say their son is "doing well" and they "praise God" for his safety

Jun 1st 2016, 1:59 PM 19,164 Views 69 Comments

The parents are facing a possible police probe.

# gorilla - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

Poll: Was zoo right to shoot gorilla after boy fell into enclosure?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Was zoo right to shoot gorilla after boy fell into enclosure?

May 31st 2016, 9:11 AM 45,436 Views 196 Comments

There has been a heated debate in recent days.

Harry, the leader of Dublin Zoo's gorilla troop, has died from an unknown illness
# King Of The Swingers
# King Of The Swingers

Harry, the leader of Dublin Zoo's gorilla troop, has died from an unknown illness

May 31st 2016, 7:28 AM 19,873 Views 42 Comments

A post-mortem is being carried out.

# gorilla - Monday 30 May, 2016

Calls for parents of four-year-old boy who fell into gorilla enclosure to be prosecuted
# Justice For Harambe
# Justice For Harambe

Calls for parents of four-year-old boy who fell into gorilla enclosure to be prosecuted

May 30th 2016, 6:07 PM 59,464 Views 126 Comments

A male gorilla called Harambe was shot dead by zoo officials when they considered the boy’s life to be in danger.

# gorilla - Sunday 29 May, 2016

Zoo officials shoot gorilla dead after four-year-old boy falls into enclosure
# Ohio
# Ohio

Zoo officials shoot gorilla dead after four-year-old boy falls into enclosure

May 29th 2016, 5:21 PM 70,208 Views 145 Comments

The boy had crawled through a fence before falling into the enclosure.

# gorilla - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

VIDEO: Baby gorilla born after a rare C-section
# Bristol Zoo
# Bristol Zoo

VIDEO: Baby gorilla born after a rare C-section

Feb 23rd 2016, 2:00 PM 9,911 Views 7 Comments

“I’ve done lots of Caesarean sections over the years and I read a little bit about the anatomy of a gorilla that morning.”

# gorilla - Friday 16 October, 2015

This gorilla and a kitten becoming best friends is beyond adorable
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

This gorilla and a kitten becoming best friends is beyond adorable

Oct 16th 2015, 11:00 AM 17,880 Views 18 Comments

Awwwwwww!

# gorilla - Friday 26 June, 2015

People have become really obsessed with this 'hunky' gorilla (seriously)
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

People have become really obsessed with this 'hunky' gorilla (seriously)

Jun 26th 2015, 11:00 AM 32,091 Views 57 Comments

His name is Shabani.

# gorilla - Sunday 23 November, 2014

Watch this giant gorilla get his own back on Irish tourists (NSFW)
# Not Happy
From The Daily Edge
# Not Happy

Watch this giant gorilla get his own back on Irish tourists (NSFW)

Nov 23rd 2014, 9:03 AM 6,777 Views 1 Comment

Wait for it…

# gorilla - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Gorilla conservationist shot on return from filing report on oil company
# Killer In The Midst
# Killer In The Midst

Gorilla conservationist shot on return from filing report on oil company

Apr 16th 2014, 1:54 PM 16,970 Views 19 Comments

Emmanuel de Merode is a prominent conservationist in the Congo.

# gorilla - Tuesday 24 September, 2013

Anti-social 'bachelor' Gorilla moved from zoo because he doesn't like girls
# Going Ape
From The Daily Edge
# Going Ape

Anti-social 'bachelor' Gorilla moved from zoo because he doesn't like girls

Sep 24th 2013, 3:22 PM 1,876 Views 3 Comments

He’s off to live a life of solitude.

# gorilla - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Adorable little girl makes instant friends with gorilla
# Going Ape
From The Daily Edge
# Going Ape

Adorable little girl makes instant friends with gorilla

Aug 27th 2013, 5:41 PM 1,881 Views 0 Comments

And smooches it. Ew, gorilla cooties.

# gorilla - Monday 24 June, 2013

VIDEO: Kids taunt gorilla, get living daylights scared out of them
# Goin' Gorillas
From The Daily Edge
# Goin' Gorillas

VIDEO: Kids taunt gorilla, get living daylights scared out of them

Jun 24th 2013, 2:43 PM 4,090 Views 2 Comments

If you hate kids, you’ll love this. If you love kids, you’ll still love this.

# gorilla - Wednesday 1 May, 2013

Kafi the orphaned gorilla finds a home at Dublin Zoo
# Goin' Gorillas
From The Daily Edge
# Goin' Gorillas

Kafi the orphaned gorilla finds a home at Dublin Zoo

May 1st 2013, 5:13 PM 6,941 Views 13 Comments

We love a happy ending.

# gorilla - Tuesday 16 April, 2013

VIDEO: Gorilla and goose face off, who will win?
# Gorilla Thrilla
From The Daily Edge
# Gorilla Thrilla

VIDEO: Gorilla and goose face off, who will win?

Apr 16th 2013, 9:15 PM 943 Views 0 Comments

You might be surprised by the outcome of this.

# gorilla - Sunday 23 December, 2012

PICS: Welcome to the world, baby gorilla
# Cute Overload
From The Daily Edge
# Cute Overload

PICS: Welcome to the world, baby gorilla

Dec 23rd 2012, 1:38 PM 9,689 Views 11 Comments

Look at him there with his hairy wrinkly little face.

# gorilla - Friday 30 March, 2012

PICS: The cutest one-year-old in Dublin today
# Dotey
From The Daily Edge
# Dotey

PICS: The cutest one-year-old in Dublin today

Mar 30th 2012, 10:21 AM 4,877 Views 3 Comments

Kituba the baby gorilla is having a birthday party at Dublin Zoo this weekend.

# gorilla - Thursday 14 April, 2011

It's a.... boy (gorilla)
# It's A Boy
From The Daily Edge
# It's A Boy

It's a.... boy (gorilla)

Apr 14th 2011, 10:33 AM 388 Views 0 Comments

Mum gorilla at Dublin Zoo finally lets zookeepers check the gender of her two-week-old baby.

# gorilla - Wednesday 4 August, 2010

Lonely female seeks handsome gorilla with GSOH
# Lonely Hearts
From The Daily Edge
# Lonely Hearts

Lonely female seeks handsome gorilla with GSOH

Aug 4th 2010, 10:47 AM 275 Views 0 Comments

He’s tall, dark, hairy – and has a killer smile. But will his Irish charms be enough to heal the lonely hearts at London zoo?