Big Butt Starfish Photo Goes Viral And Inspires Memes A visitor to an aquarium snapped a photo of a pink sea star clinging to a rock. The way it was hanging made its flesh droop in a way that looks like a very large rear end.
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Big Butt Starfish Photo Goes Viral And Inspires Memes

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Big Butt Starfish Photo Goes Viral And Inspires Memes

Big Butt Starfish Photo Goes Viral And Inspires Memes

Big Butt Starfish Photo Goes Viral And Inspires Memes

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A visitor to an aquarium snapped a photo of a pink sea star clinging to a rock. The way it was hanging made its flesh droop in a way that looks like a very large rear end.

RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:

Good morning. I'm Rachel Martin. The Aquarium of the Pacific in Long Beach, Calif., has a star on its hands. A starfish, to be precise. A recent visitor snapped a photo of the pink sea star clinging to a rock. No big deal, right? Except the way the sea star was hanging made its flesh droop in a way that looks like it has a very large rear end. The photo inspired all kinds of memes online. One aquarium official confirmed to USA Today that it is not a derriere but gravity causing the large crease.

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