Some people in China dug this up in their yard and did not know what it was. The local news did some checking on line and determined it is a special mushroom. The video is ROTFL funny. (Click the “mushroom” for video on YouTube)
Checking online sources, it is called “taishui”. Among the people it is known as meat lingzhi. … This type of herb has been discovered in many parts of China … There is a rumor that Emperor Qingshi while looking for the secret to longevity found this herb to be one of its important ingredients.”
Photos: Actual Lingzhi mushroom and Chinese face palm.
Youtube Comment: “Wow I really wan’t to watch that follow up and see how the Chinese scientists react to it.”