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2006-02-23 -Short Attention Span Theater-
Woman takes on polar bear to save 7-year-old
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Posted by DanNY 2006-02-23 15:21|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [278 views since 2007-05-07]  Top

#1 Dude, hands down, my mom is tougher than yours.
Posted by Jimmy Angyiou 2006-02-23 18:05||   2006-02-23 18:05|| Front Page Top

#2 sounds like a nominee for Defense Minister
Posted by Frank G">Frank G  2006-02-23 18:21||   2006-02-23 18:21|| Front Page Top

#3 I hope she gets the rug. She earned it.
Posted by Nimble Spemble 2006-02-23 18:25||   2006-02-23 18:25|| Front Page Top

#4 Polar bears are nothing to mess with. One of they boys that went to high school in the town I lived in got attacked and half eaten by a polar bear at Point Lay in northwest Alaska. He and his girlfriend were walking home and the bear attacked. He told his girlfriend to skidaddle and she did while he fought off the bear. Villagers heard the commotion and came out and shot the bear. A fish and game necropsy found that the bear was starving. There was no fat on the animal except a little on the heart.

I have flown over a bunch near Cape Churchill on Hudson Bay, glad the engine was running fine...heh. They are impressive animals. Grizzly man Timothy Treadwell wouldn't get close to these party animals! Even had one wandering around the airport that day in Churchill.
Posted by Al-Aska Paul">Al-Aska Paul  2006-02-23 18:46||   2006-02-23 18:46|| Front Page Top

#5 I have too many polar bear pics to choose from.
Posted by .com 2006-02-23 19:36||   2006-02-23 19:36|| Front Page Top

#6 How about a 44 magnum or 454 Casull. Just for a walking about gun.

Remember to a large Bear you are just food if they are hungry enough and just in their way if they are not.
Posted by Sock Puppet O' Doom 2006-02-23 19:49||   2006-02-23 19:49|| Front Page Top

#7 Well, it sounds like this lady's got what it takes - to be a cartoonist in the 21st Century world. Or - maybe newspaper editor.

More power to her.
Posted by Lone Ranger 2006-02-23 21:44||   2006-02-23 21:44|| Front Page Top

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