Ghost Rat Ship Threatens U.K.


ratSo much for rats being the first to leave a ship. The Lyubov Orlova cruise liner is about to make land on Britain’s shore carrying nothing but disease-ridden rats that are presumably eating each other to stay alive.

The ship has been drifting across the Atlantic for about a year since it was abandoned in a Canadian harbor after its owners failed to pay the crew.

A salvage hunter says he’ll poison the entire ship if he finds it. Meanwhile, the Irish coastguard warns: “We must stay vigilant.” Read more at The Independent.

{Andy Newscenter}


  1. Couldn’t think of anyplace else more deserving this honor then any European nation the rats are coming home to roust

  2. Did you say the Kenyan and congress are on that ship? I have a tough time with English so I can’t distinguish between rats and politicians.