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 Post subject: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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In today's News of the Weird: https://patch.com/tennessee/nashville/roadtripping-tennessean-cited-denver-petting-tiger

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 Post subject: Re: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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You spelled "foolish" wrong.

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 Post subject: Re: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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My, we are persnickety today, aren't we, padre?

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 Post subject: Re: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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 Post subject: Re: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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I was trying to be charitable....

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I'm more than persnickety here. He endangered his own life and that of the tigers in the exhibit (remember the gorilla that was shot to protect a boy who fell into the exhibit?) This was selfish and reckless behavior.

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I'm more than persnickety here. He endangered his own life and that of the tigers in the exhibit (remember the gorilla that was shot to protect a boy who fell into the exhibit?) This was selfish and reckless behavior.


Agreed. Didn't mean to downplay the stupidity of the individual; I thought your indignation was directed at me. My apologies, Father; please, do carry on with your rant. :salut:

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 Post subject: Re: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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Don't pet the tiger?

Here is another useful admonition:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ClQcUyhoxTg

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 Post subject: Re: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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I suppose *some* people have a problem with crocodile wrestling too?

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Chris G wrote:
I suppose *some* people have a problem with crocodile wrestling too?
I have never wanted to pet a crocodile.

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Or an alligator...

In any case, petting a wild animal is a no-no.

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It starts with petting tigers. Then, if not stopped, it can lead to:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XxaxQ09g1RI

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 Post subject: Re: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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Obi-Wan Kenobi wrote:
Chris G wrote:
I suppose *some* people have a problem with crocodile wrestling too?
I have never wanted to pet a crocodile.


You don't know what you are missing. (Like an arm for instance.)

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Obi-Wan Kenobi wrote:
Chris G wrote:
I suppose *some* people have a problem with crocodile wrestling too?
I have never wanted to pet a crocodile.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QplULRL_omY :wave

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 Post subject: Re: Don't Pet the Tiger!
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Do I have to do EVERYTHING around here???

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