It’s a cliche Australians are often keen to counter: Not everyone in Australia has a pet kangaroo. But yeah, this guy actually does.
Comedian Jackson O’Doherty has an adorable kangaroo companion, called Damien. Together, they’re perpetuating all kinds of stereotypes.
O’Doherty and Damien the baby kangaroo do everything together; romantic strolls along the beach, runs through in the park, urinating in public — all the hallmarks of true friendship.
Little Damien’s abundant cuteness doesn’t get her any special privileges though.
O’Doherty still takes the marsupial to work, despite her lack of opposable thumbs. Read more…