Hippo Eats Dwarf is the title of a hoax news article which claims that a dwarf was accidentally eaten by a hippopotamus. The urban legend has been circulating.
Synopsis. The following news story apparently first appeared in the Las Vegas Sun: 'A circus dwarf, nicknamed Od, died recently when he bounced sideways.
The improbable tale of a circus dwarf who bounced sideways off a trampoline and was swallowed by a hippopotamus.