Panda Born At D.C.’s National Zoo

After being artificially inseminated earlier this year, the Smithsonian National Zoo’s resident female panda Mei Xiang gave birth to a healthy 4.8-ounce cub Friday. What do you think?

“What a lucky little captive.”

Marcel Underwood • Chain Repairer


“I can’t imagine what it’d be like to be a panda. Lord knows I’ve tried.”

Edgar Serbedzija • Blood Bank Worker

“How cute and against God.”

Anne Wisdom • Highway Inspector