TIL Colombia has a wild hippo problem, thanks to Pablo Escobar. Four of his pet hippos escaped following his death, and they’ve spent decades rapidly breeding, threatening humans and the environment

Read more: https://www.npr.org/2021/01/24/960060880/colombia-has-a-hippo-problem-thanks-to-pablo-escobar

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  1. I mean not to defend the drug dealer but I’m pretty sure his ghost didn’t open their enclosure. Think this one falls on whoever didn’t know not to release random hippos into the wild.

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