I saw this article on The Scotsman's website and couldn't help but post it:
Shark rescued by lifeguard
A LIFEGUARD at New York's Coney Island
beach came to the rescue of a two-foot sand shark being attacked by frightened
Marisu Mironescu, 39, of Brooklyn, said he
saw about 100 people circling the shark off Coney Island's beach.
"Some were hitting him, smacking his
face," said Miro-nescu. "I wasn't going to let them hurt the poor
He grabbed the largely harmless fish in his
arms and carried it, backstroking out to sea, where he let it go.
he tried to bite me," said Mironescu.
Shark rescued by lifeguardWednesday, 05 September 2007
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