President of Argentina Adopts Jewish Godson to ‘Stop him Turning into a Werewolf’

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Ok… it’s a symbolic tradition not meant to be taken literally… but the headline is priceless!  Story below… -zigz
The President of Argentina has adopted a young Jewish man as her godson to stop him turning into a werewolf.

President Christina Fernández de Kirchner met Yair Tawil and his family at her office last week to mark the unusual ceremony, which dates back more than 100 years.

According to Argentinian folklore, the seventh son born to a family turns into the feared “el lobison”.

The werewolf-like creature shows its true nature on the first Friday after boy’s 13th birthday, the legend says, turning the boy into a demon at midnight during every full moon, doomed to hunt and kill before returning to human form.

See the full story from Independent.co.uk here.

 

 

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