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What the Florida: Teens Rescue Man Who Tried to Wrestle Wild Alligator

It’s summer, so that means all of the animals–including human animals–are running wild in Florida! So that means it’s time for another edition of “What the Florida,” our weekly roundup of weird news from throughout the country’s drainpipe! In this outing, we’ve got the Sunshine State’s own 911-worthy attack cat, sassy senior beach furniture thieves, and, yes, a very wise man who decided to wrestle an alligagor … in the wild. Hear from the heroic teens who rescued him in our video!

What the Florida: Teens Rescue Man Who Tried to Wrestle Wild Alligator

It’s summer, so that means all of the animals–including human animals–are running wild in Florida! So that means it’s time for another edition of “What the Florida,” our weekly roundup of weird news from throughout the country’s drainpipe! In this outing, we’ve got the Sunshine State’s own 911-worthy attack cat, sassy senior beach furniture thieves, and, yes, a very wise man who decided to wrestle an alligagor … in the wild. Hear from the heroic teens who rescued him in our video!

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