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Posted on 16 Dec 2015

This Is What Christmas On Christmas Island Actually Looks Like

Crabs, crabs, millions of motherfucking crabs.

Much of the world spends all year looking forward to December 25. Christmas Island? Not so much.

Kirsty Faulkner / Caters News Agency

That's because December is the month that literally MILLIONS of red crabs migrate from the island's forests to the Indian Ocean.

Gary Tindale / Caters News Agency

[SHUDDER]

Imago / Barcroft Media

With millions of crabs needing to reach the sea to lay their eggs, roads become impassable. So this year, the island's authorities built bridges.

Kirsty Faulkner / Caters News Agency
Kirsty Faulkner / Caters News Agency

BRIDGES FOR CRABS!!!

Kirsty Faulkner / Caters News Agency

IMAGINE HAVING TO CRAWL THROUGH THIS TO GET YOUR PRESSIES 😱 😱 😱 😱

Kirsty Faulkner / Caters News Agency

HAPPY CHRISTMAS KID 😒 πŸŽ… 🌲 🐚

Kirsty Faulkner / Caters News Agency

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