Origin of skunk
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Dave Shealy claims to have seen the ever-elusive skunk ape of Florida legend in 1974.
Welcome to Florida, where a skunk ape sighting is just one of a host of crazy events that defined life in the Sunshine State during the 1970s.
The skunk ape also, apparently, prefers hanging out in trees to lumbering around on the ground.
It smells like skunk, it’s the most pungent thing in the universe.
Despite all the jokes I made about turning into Cruella de Vil or the Bride of Frankenstein, seeing other women’s skunk stripes made mine feel a little less weird.Some young women embraced their gray hair during the pandemic. They might not go back.|Maura Judkis|April 12, 2021|Washington Post
The army met the stone-throwing with a fecal-smelling concoction called "skunk" and later with tear gas.After Victory, Palestinian Village Runs Into A Wall|Ali Gharib|April 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
So how did this proverbial skunk at the garden party obtain his tickets to the events?
Sheppy had been having an argument with a skunk and there was strong reason—very strong—to suppose that he got the worst of it.The Red Cow and Her Friends|Peter McArthur
She saw the natural skunk coat she had been planning to give to poor dear Caroline for Christmas.Happy House|Betsey Riddle, Freifrau von Hutten zum Stolzenberg
A fine male antelope was shot by Lieut. Swift, and a skunk was also the game of the day.
"A particular —— skunk," added another in sepulchral accents.Mrs. Skaggs's Husbands and Other Stories|Bret Harte
Ef it's that skunk, I'll spot him soon enough and let you know whar he's hiding.Stories in Light and Shadow|Bret Harte