laughing hyena

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African hyena noted for its distinctive howl

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four laughing hyenas in bed with laryngitis; one of the dogs
Prof Kay Holekamp from the Michigan State University, who also took part in the study, said that the animals, also known as laughing hyenas, live in 'fission-fusion' societies.
Two drunken louts who acted like laughing hyenas as they beat an innocent man to death were jailed for a minimum of 15 years yesterday.
Disturbingly dark, it'll harsh your mellow like you were listening to a Laughing Hyenas 45 on 33.3 while submerged in warm tar.
So allow me to reveal that of all the birds and animals - skunks and giraffes and gophers and weasels and monkeys and laughing hyenas and penguins - the funniest is this:
The fearsome, laughing hyenas are well done by Jacqueline Ranae Hodges, James Brown-Orleans and Wayne Pyle.
Oh, and watch out for those sneaky, laughing hyenas - they'll creep up on you when you least expect it.
NA was fast and to the point, with short staccato songs and a reputation for violence (I always thought that the singer, John Brannon, who went on to form the Laughing Hyenas, Jesus Lizard, and Easy Action, was sort of like a bizarre world Ian MacKaye--shit, same time period).
This Ashes series in particular seems to be turning them all into laughing hyenas.
The laughing hyenas cut me off before I could reply to their pathetic inanities.
After the Labour Party Conference of Laughing Hyenas, with their vomit-inducing grins, we're now treated to the Tories, and a gathering of the kind of wit, intellect, and political ambition rarely seen outside a meeting of the Tweenies fan club.
Then I started listening to bands like the Jesus Lizard, Laughing Hyenas, The Digits, and Urge Overkill.
I am not advocating we take a box of tissues to board meetings or conversely run around like laughing hyenas, but learning to manage our feelings sensibly towards ourselves and others could reap many rewards.
Laughing hyenas apart, animals are not renowned for their humour.