News, but not the serious kind
Welcome to the roadkill squirrel topless girlie show…
There is probably nothing else like it anywhere on Earth, and we can probably be thankful for that.
A stuffed squirrel clutches a fishing rod. A dead badger hefts a football for a winning pass. Other late animals enjoy a carousel ride and something called the “Topless Girlie Show.”
It’s true. The man behind this roadkill romp is a semi-retired funeral director who says he created these unlikely scenarios to cheer up guests mourning their loved ones. “This is to show kids when they come for a funeral and they cry,” he says.
I don’t know if that means if they don’t stop crying they will have to look at it again, or what.
Sam Sanfillippo poses next to a display of stuffed squirrels at the Cress Funeral Home in Madison, Wisconsin January 20, 2007. REUTERS/Nick Carey