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12 Things We're Not Used To Seeing Out Of Water

Not all fish out of water are fish. Sometimes they're swimmers, and sometimes they answer questions like What Would Ryan Lochte Do?. Sundays 10|9c on E!

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1. Synchronized swimmers

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Nope. Go back under. Annnnnnnd stay there.

2. Pirate ships

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Silly magical ship thinks it's an airplane.

3. Pirates

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Once they hit land, we should refer to them as "bearded thieves."

4. Scuba divers

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Wet suits weren't meant to be dry. Exploration awaits!

5. Mermaids

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Ariel, those gadgets and gizmos aplenty miss you.

6. Dolphins

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They just want to hang out with all the other mammals.

7. Ryan Lochte

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We're used to seeing most swimmers in only a speedo. But that's clearly just

the beginning.

8. Otters!

For additional cuteness, just add water.

9. Snorks

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If they spend too much time above water, these guys transform into Smurfs.

10. Fish


This is a mudskipper. It's amphibious... but should probably just stay submerged.

11. Submarines

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It's just not the same when these aren't looking at super-cool sea life.

12. Sea turtles

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"Sea" is in your name—go back to your home!