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A new mower for Father’s Day?
Photo/Illustration: Jennifer Benner
A new mower for Father’s Day?
Photo/Illustration: Jennifer Benner

Think of this the next time you set out a nice lunch en plein air and then hear a neighbor rev up the mower: sheep. In Paris, city officials are experimenting with swapping motorized mowers with sheep, or two goats, as was the case at the Louvre.

Check out the whole story at NPR (Click here). I, personally, love this idea. I just wonder how popular the flock will be after the first tourist-ram clash. It’s bound to happen

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  1. susan749 06/01/2013

    This is such a great idea!! Leave it to the French who also have a much better and cheaper health care system than we do.

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