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No, it's not a deleted scene from 'Jaws'

January 15, 2009 | 11:13 am

Orca meets surfer in New Zealand's Stent Road surf break

An unsuspecting surfer in New Zealand's Stent Road surf break was met with a big surprise Saturday.  Three orcas (the one pictured here, along with two smaller ones) swam past him without incident or interaction. 

Were we in this surfer's position, we're fairly confident that a heart attack would have finished us off before the whales even had a chance to say "Boo!"  Fortunately, he seems to have experienced no such ill effects.

-- Lindsay Barnett

Photo: Jane Dove Juneau / Associated Press

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