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Popular ‘Folly’ dolphin baby not what it seems

FOLLY BEACH -- A newborn dolphin on a man’s arm in the surf — the photograph is precious, as any number of people commented on the Facebook page where it was posted this week and went viral.

The charm of the Folly Beach page posting had many of them wishing they were there.

As a tourism promotion, it rocked.

There was just one little problem: The dolphin had been rescued in Uruguay a year ago.

On top of that, a rehabilitation attempt had failed and the dolphin had died.

Read more in tomorrow’s Post and Courier.

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