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  • Hunter Who Shot Charging Bear With Pistol Shares Epic Details

    07/10/2024 7:14:04 AM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 32 replies
    OutKick ^ | July 9, 2024 | David Hookstead
    Hunter Tyce Erickson has the story of a lifetime after recently taking down a Kodiak bear. Erickson went viral over the weekend after several social media accounts shared a photo of the massive bear he took down in Alaska. Naturally, I had to dive into the details. Erickson revealed in a podcast that they were tracking the wounded bear that he had shot with a rifle when it charged him and his guide. Upon being charged, the guide fired two shots from his rifle - at least one hit - but the bear wasn't down. That's when Tyde fired with...
  • "Mysterious" monolith appears in Nevada desert

    06/18/2024 10:03:58 AM PDT · by Macho MAGA Man · 34 replies
    CBS News ^ | June 18, 2024 | Christopher Brito
    A "mysterious" monolith has appeared near a peak in the Nevada desert, Las Vegas police said. Las Vegas Metro Police said in a social media post Monday that the reflective object was spotted close to Gass Peak, a hiking area with a summit of nearly 7,000 feet, over the weekend. Authorities didn't appear to know how it got up there and said it was found by the Las Vegas search and rescue team north of the Las Vegas Valley.
  • Black Bear Shot with .22 Rifle Inside California Home

    06/06/2024 5:38:44 AM PDT · by marktwain · 20 replies
    AmmoLand ^ | May 30, 2024 | Dean Weingarten
    On Monday, May 27, a cinnamon color phase of the common black bear entered the home of a long-time resident of Lake Tahoe, California. The bear has been reported to be a yearling. Yearling bears, recently separated from their mothers, have a difficult time establishing a territory of their own. Sometimes, sows, cubs, and young bears will keep close to human habitations to avoid being killed and eaten by adult male bears. A majority of young bears who do not reach adulthood are killed by mature male bears. It appears this young bear disputed the ownership of the house with...
  • Monkeys dropping from trees, dying during heat wave in Mexico: 'Massive deaths'

    05/24/2024 2:46:42 PM PDT · by Roman_War_Criminal · 35 replies
    Fox Weather ^ | 5/23/24 | Hillary Andrews
    TABASCO, Mexico – Heat-stressed, endangered howler monkeys are dropping out of trees and dying across Tabasco and Chiapas, Mexico, as the third relentless heat wave this season bakes the region. Conservation and rescue groups have made impassioned pleas for villagers to leave fresh water in the jungle for the heat-sickened primates. One group, COBIUS, reported "massive deaths." COBIUS told Reuters that at least 100 monkeys have died so far. Civil Protection officers said villagers have gathered the bodies in mass graves and covered them with lime for disposal, with few other options.
  • NOAA’s Latest Climate Data Shows the Global Land Region Temperature Anomaly Peaked in February 2016 Over 8 Years Ago

    05/17/2024 1:00:22 PM PDT · by Red Badger · 8 replies
    Watts Up With That? ^ | May 17, 2024 | Larry Hamlin
    The graphs below from the NOAA April 2024 Climate Report show comparisons of the latest April 2024 Global Land and Ocean average temperature anomaly results compared to all other April months from 1850 to 2024 and all January through April Global Land and Ocean average temperature anomaly results from 1850 to 2024 Unfortunately, NOAA’s latest climate report does not provide comparisons of the April 2024 average temperature anomaly results for all months over time which led to an incomplete and misleading evaluation of the April 2024 outcome. Fortunately, NOAA’s extensive climate temperature data base provides the information and data needed...
  • BODYCAM of TRIGGERED New Yorker. He keys Trump supporter's car in Florida and then this happened..

    04/26/2024 8:57:46 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 151 replies
    YouTube ^ | April 23, 2024 | The CrimePiece
    KARMA IS A BITCH!........But a lovely one........................
  • Need help finding a video

    04/08/2024 12:55:32 AM PDT · by fightin kentuckian · 10 replies
    Fightin Kentuckian | 4/8/24 | Fightin Kentuckian
    I'm looking for a uplifting video of a man kneeling in the woods, next to a body of water. The man is 50ish, white, and talks about how he's traveled America and he sees that Americans are good where ever you go. He has a folksy way of talking, much like Mike Rowe. The video is several years old and seems to have disappeared. Can anyone point me in the right direction to find this video and possible other videos by the same man.
  • Thousands urged to evacuate as wildfire rages near Ballarat, Victoria

    02/23/2024 6:32:46 AM PST · by Roman_War_Criminal · 1 replies ^ | 2/22/24 | Staff
    An emergency warning has been issued for 28 communities west of Ballarat, Victoria, as residents are urged to evacuate due to an out-of-control bushfire. The fire, which ignited along Bayindeen-Rocky Road, is being fought by 1 000 firefighters with support from 24 aircraft and 100 vehicles. Victorian Premier Jacinta Allan and emergency officials emphasize the rapidly evolving situation, with no properties reported damaged yet but significant disruptions including road closures and power outages affecting over 2 100 customers. Thousands of residents in 28 communities are being urged to evacuate immediately as an out-of-control wildfire threatens areas west of Ballarat, Victoria,...
  • Earthquake

    02/09/2024 1:58:22 PM PST · by married21 · 116 replies
    Self | Self
    Did you feel it? Small, brief earthquake. A couple movements, pause, then shaking. One cat took notice. The other slept through it.
  • Not Many Years Ago, This Would Have Been Funny.......[Actually, it still is]

    01/13/2024 5:41:21 AM PST · by CFW · 26 replies
    Feral Irishman ^ | 1/12/24 | Feral Irishman
    We received about 20 inches of snow this week. So …. 8:00 am: I made a snowman. 8:10 - A feminist passed by and asked me why I didn't make a snow woman. 8:15 - So, I made a snow woman. 8:17 - My feminist neighbor complained about the snow woman's voluptuous chest saying it objectified women everywhere. 8:20 - The gay couple living nearby threw a hissy fit and moaned it should have been two snowmen instead. 8:22 - The transgender man / woman / person asked why I didn't just make one snow person with detachable parts. 8:25...
  • Fisherman's Dog Catches Fish While His is Away

    01/03/2024 10:40:48 AM PST · by allen592 · 6 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | January 03, 2024 | James Alain L.
    In a heartwarming and amusing video that went viral on Twitter, a fisherman and his faithful canine companion shared a remarkable fishing adventure. As the fisherman momentarily left his post to use a nearby porta potty, his astute dog took matters into its own paws. Using its innate instincts, the dog seized an opportunity to catch a fish, showcasing remarkable resourcefulness and quick thinking. This heartwarming tale of the fisherman's dog exemplifies the strong bond between humans and their beloved furry friends.
  • .22 Long Rifle Cartridge, as Introduced and 125 Years Later

    12/18/2023 3:56:30 AM PST · by marktwain · 45 replies
    Gun Watch ^ | 18 December, 2023 | Dean Weingarten
    The .22 Long Rifle cartridge is the most popular cartridge in existence. Every year, billions of .22 LR cartridges are purchased and shot. It is popular for both target shooting and hunting, and is used by many for self defense. It has been used by the military establishments of most countries, mostly as a training round, but also in combat. The .22 LR has been used to kill most animals from the smallest, including some insects, on up to elephants.The .22 Long Rifle is derived from the .22 Short cartridge, both are rimfire cartridges which use a heeled bullet which...
  • Belgian Malinois With Insane Skateboarding Skills is Making Everyone's Day

    12/13/2023 11:04:52 AM PST · by allen592 · 11 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | December 13, 2023 | James Alain L.
    Have you ever seen a dog with extraordinary skills that make you question whether it's a four-legged creature or a wonder on wheels? Meet Lucky, a Belgian Malinois dog who is taking the skateboarding world by storm. With his insane skateboarding skills, Lucky is capturing the hearts of dog lovers all over the world. In a viral video on Pinterest, Lucky effortlessly glides through the streets, conquering every obstacle that comes his way. From stairs to turns, there's nothing that can stop this talented pup.
  • Dog Does an 'Irish Dance' on Ice and Brings Smiles to Everyone's Faces

    12/11/2023 3:10:29 PM PST · by allen592 · 22 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | December 11, 2023 | James Alain L.
    Have you ever been caught off guard by a cool trick that you didn't know your dog could do? In the age of social media, videos of our furry friends displaying unexpected talents have become a source of entertainment for many. From skateboard-riding dogs to dancing Border Collies, there seems to be no limit to the adorable surprises our pets can bring. One recent video that has captured the attention of dog lovers everywhere features a Sheepadoodle doing an unexpected and hilarious dance routine on ice.
  • Bigfoot enthusiast photographs huge five-toed print in West Virginia

    12/10/2023 11:45:57 AM PST · by Macho MAGA Man · 44 replies
    Unexplained Mysteries ^ | December 8, 2023 | T.K. Randall
    The footprint, which measured around 9 inches in width, was found in a patch of mud in Ritchie County. There are few cryptozoological creatures that have generated as much debate and intrigue over the years as Bigfoot - a large hairy hominid said to roam the remote forests of North America. For many, Bigfoot is little more than a myth, while for others, its existence is undisputed - often due to a personal experience that has left little doubt in that person's mind that the creature is the real deal. One individual who would seem to fall firmly into the...
  • Human smuggler, Coyote, shrugs his shoulders......

    12/07/2023 6:51:53 AM PST · by Red Badger · 15 replies
    Human smuggler (coyote) shrugs his shoulders at 22 second mark. Even he realizes how ridiculous it is. 0:45 VIDEO AT LINK............. NOTE: This appears to be a section of Trump's Steel Fence...... They cut thru it like it was a '63 Chevy................
  • Otter-Obsessed Woman Brought to Tears as She Meets Sea Otters in Person for First Time

    12/03/2023 11:54:11 AM PST · by allen592 · 20 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | December 02, 2023 | James Alain L.
    Have you ever been so passionate about something that it brings you to tears? For one otter-obsessed woman, the opportunity to meet these adorable animals in person was a dream come true. With her heart pounding and excitement building, she couldn't wait to finally come face to face with the creatures she had admired from afar for so long.
  • Here's Why Kangaroos Might Try to Drown Your Dog

    12/02/2023 1:10:09 PM PST · by allen592 · 32 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | December 02, 2023 | James Alain L.
    In October of this year, a video emerged online, capturing a kangaroo's attempt to drown a dog in a river in Australia. However, this incident is not an isolated occurrence, as it turns out that marsupials have employed this peculiar tactic before. Mick Moloney, while strolling along the banks of the Murray River in northwestern Victoria, Australia, suddenly realized that his loyal companion, Hutchy, was nowhere to be found. His gaze shifted towards the water, where he witnessed a kangaroo standing waist-deep, with its arms submerged. To his astonishment, Hutchy emerged from the water gasping for air, expelling water from...
  • Rail Conductor Says There Are Too Many Drunk Grizzlies On Train Tracks

    11/26/2023 7:36:45 AM PST · by DFG · 44 replies
    Cowboy State Daily ^ | 11/23/2023 | Mark Heinz
    As odd as it might seem, a train conductor confirmed to Cowboy State Daily that grizzly bears and other wild animals frequently get intoxicated on fermented grain spilled from rail cars, and too many of them end up getting killed as a result. Paul Summers told Cowboy State Daily he’s seen it with his own eyes. “Especially in the summertime, it’s common to see bears, including grizzlies, drunk on grain. You will see them wobbling,” he said. “You will see them staggering.” In fact, he said the bears’ own stubbornness often works against them, as they don’t want to move...
  • Hilarious Video: Small Dog Finds Itself in the Wrong Neighborhood

    11/20/2023 11:09:09 AM PST · by allen592 · 17 replies
    The Pet Zealot ^ | November 20, 2023 | James Alain L.
    In an uproarious video that has taken the internet by storm, a diminutive dog, seemingly out for a leisurely stroll with its owner, unwittingly finds itself in an unfamiliar neighborhood and is compelled to retrace its steps. The footage commences with the pint-sized pup stumbling upon a group of eight feline companions, who lock eyes with the bewildered canine. Overwhelmed by trepidation at the prospect of traversing past the feline assembly, the dog halts abruptly and promptly changes course.