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A tiger is on the loose in Oakland, California!

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A tiger is on the loose in Oakland, California!

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Amidst protests and COVID-19 shelter-in-place orders, Bay Area news sources reported that a tiger was on the loose in Oakland, California around 8:40 p.m. the night of May 31, 2020. The internet went wild as locals were on high alert for a tiger roaming the streets. By 8:52 p.m., the Oakland Zoo announced via Twitter that all of their tigers were accounted for. The Twitter-sphere went wild with humorous responses. My personal favorite response came from the Twitter account @Attorney@Law when they replied, "That's exactly what a tiger would say. Please confirm you are not a tiger."
NBC Bay Area, Twitter, Oakland Zoom

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News Article, Twitter Screenshot

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Twitter

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06/06/2020

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06/06/2020
06/23/2020
11/12/20

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05/31/2020

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This item was submitted on June 6, 2020 by Shanna Gagnon using the form “Share Your Story” on the site “A Journal of the Plague Year”: https://covid-19archive.org/s/archive

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