Man Becomes Human Pincushion After Slapping Porcupine He Thought WAs An Opossum
ANTONIO Rodrigues Mororó, 50, from Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, is the Human Pincushion. His career as a sideshow freak began one night during a party at his home.
One of his son’s told him that his pregnant wife would not enter the house because there was an animal sitting on a wall by the front door.
Mr Mororó knew what to do. He walked out, spotted what he identified as a opussum and slapped the it.
That opossum was a porcupine
It fired its quills into Mr Mororó’s hand.
This resulted in a trip to the hospital where he received lots more jabs for the pain.