News from New Orleans is that an autistic woman has had her “service monkeys” illegally confiscated. Favorite quote:
You see all kinds of things on Bourbon Street during Carnival, including drag queens in costume, but what you don’t typically see is a woman in a pirate costume with four live monkeys, also dressed in pirate costumes.
“We were dressing up for the Mardi Gras and we dress up as pirates,” said James Poole, caretaker for Newberger.
Click the link. Read the article. Watch the video. No, seriously. Watch the video.
Did you watch it?
Am I a bad person because this story makes me think of the Bathroom Monkey from SNL? (Watch that one, too.)
CORRECTED: Both links were going directly to Ebaumsworld. Now you can see the actual news item from WWLTV.com, too. Sorry about that. Monkey hate proofreading.