My two-year-old son worships the Hippo. Along with the Elephant and the Giraffe, it forms the holy trinity of exciting, gigantic organisms. And you know what? He's right. While you and I are often desensitized to the wonders of an oft-cartooned zoo animal, the reality of the wild hippo is an awesome, mind-blowing affair.
So here are 10 incredible hippo-related factoids. Learn from them, and arm yourself against the myth of pink milk.