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By: Catie Leary on Dec. 31, 2009, 8:23 a.m.
Frog sees light ... and bites

Photo: ZUMA Press

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Frog sees light ... and bites

James Snyder of West Palm Beach, Fla., noticed something strange in his garden on the evening of Sept. 28: A Cuban tree frog with an odd glow hugging a mango tree. The frog, trying to catch a bug, swallowed one of the Christmas lights wrapped around the tree.