Catch of the day: Boy's first fish is hit on YouTube
06/04/2011 5:45 PM
06/04/2011 6:43 PM
Forget "Finding Nemo." Watch a 3-year-old boy find "Free."
A recent YouTube hit, showing a Canadian boy's first big catch, aggregated 257,784 views in six days.
"I got one! A fizzy," says Teddy, referring to the Redear Sunfish, he caught.
Teddy's hesitation to touch his new yellow-green discovery is a warming moment of cuteness. Before releasing the freshwater fish, also known as Shellcracker, he named it "Free."
"He is a nice fizzy. He is beautiful," said Teddy.
"I was really happy to capture Teddy' first fish catch on video," said Teddy's father Mike Thorne in an e-mail. "This might just be the cutest video that you’ll see today."
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