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Annoying Flying Fish Slaps Woman In The Face

An influx of Asian carp to the Illinois River has given rise to extreme aerial bowfishing, a niche sport combining speedboats with archery. This is what happens when the fish fight back with some extreme aerial moves of their own.

Bowhunting for carp is a noble tradition that dates back at least several years. Asian carp are considered an invasive species of fish. Like locusts, they come in and screw up a river's ecosystem, which hurts commercial fishing. We must not forget though, that first and foremost, this is funny.

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Revenge of the carp: Fish hunted by woman armed with bow and arrow leaps out of the water to smack her in the face [Daily Mail]

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