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Feb 21, 2017 - The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

"We tend to kind of put ourselves in strange positions, so it's about keeping fit (and) lots of stretching and yoga."

Henry Maynard, puppeteer

Here's a way to include elephants in the circus without upsetting animal rights groups: have humans play them.

"Circus 1903," a stage show made to feel like a classic big top circus show, has "elephants" as part of the cast.

Why the quotes? Because the giant pachyderms are puppets lifelike enough to make audiences gasp, laugh and f...