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Old 10-04-2009, 07:24 PM
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why is a young boy bating alligators?
also, what did the gator do wrong to get shot?

I mean, they baited him, you put out bait for an animal, then kill it when it comes?
That doesn't sound like you killed it out of defense, were they hunting gators?
It's an 800lbs gator on a farm with livestock/children. It's not a matter of what it did, but what it could do. If you brought your son home & there was a rabid dog in your living room, would you wait for the dog to bite someone before you shot it, or take preemptive measures?
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Old 10-04-2009, 08:14 PM
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Little harsh there Mac???

Not everybody is a hunter
He's not being harsh just plain speaking. Mac, just find a way to get the animal to pull the trigger and kill itself and Buzzard will just think how courageous it was and you can still get the meat.

By the way, Chuck, loved your post in the "suicide" thread. I felt you pretty much had Buzzard's number with that.
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Old 10-04-2009, 08:39 PM
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He's not being harsh just plain speaking. Mac, just find a way to get the animal to pull the trigger and kill itself and Buzzard will just think how courageous it was and you can still get the meat.
Gatorcide?
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Old 10-04-2009, 09:02 PM
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It's an 800lbs gator on a farm with livestock/children. It's not a matter of what it did, but what it could do. If you brought your son home & there was a rabid dog in your living room, would you wait for the dog to bite someone before you shot it, or take preemptive measures?

Ok, for one, it wasn't in the yard or the living room.
They had to bait it, so it doesn't sound like it was in the house lol

It sickens me when people move into wild animal territory then kill animals because THEY moved into that animals area.
DONT MOVE THERE.

With your thoughts we might as well wipe out all dangerous animals,
everywhere.
Or, look at a place like Alaska, where Moose / Bear have more rights than animals and live very close in with towns / cities / people and they have a very low attack rate because people there actually respect animals.
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Old 10-04-2009, 09:04 PM
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Gatorcide?
What? Too crazy a thought? I just thought Buzzard would feel better if it happened "suicide ala Buzzard".
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Gatorcide?

wow that was one courageous gator
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Old 10-04-2009, 09:19 PM
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Maybe it's so we can justify spending stimulus money on the poor gators? They need homes and food. Let's bail them out.


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Old 10-04-2009, 09:46 PM
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Oh, that's a good point. Perhaps Buzzard can help explain to us why this is Bush's fault.
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You are an idiot , Plain and simple.
You must have been looking in the mirror when you typed out that statement.

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He's not being harsh just plain speaking. Mac, just find a way to get the animal to pull the trigger and kill itself and Buzzard will just think how courageous it was and you can still get the meat.

It's obvious that you have difficullty thinking on your own. Go back to reading your book so it can tell you how to think.

By the way, Chuck, loved your post in the "suicide" thread. I felt you pretty much had Buzzard's number with that.

Sometimes you have to think in order to understand things. Don't stress yourself too hard, wouldn't want you hurt yourself.
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Old 10-04-2009, 09:52 PM
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I'd be upset about not understanding what the heck you're talking about..."book?"...."thinking on my own?"....but, I think I'd have more to worry about if I DID understand the way your mind works.
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Old 10-04-2009, 10:04 PM
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Ok, for one, it wasn't in the yard or the living room.
They had to bait it, so it doesn't sound like it was in the house lol

It sickens me when people move into wild animal territory then kill animals because THEY moved into that animals area.
DONT MOVE THERE.

With your thoughts we might as well wipe out all dangerous animals,
everywhere.
Or, look at a place like Alaska, where Moose / Bear have more rights than animals and live very close in with towns / cities / people and they have a very low attack rate because people there actually respect animals.
What don't you understand about a ranchers need to protect his livestock and the children on his property?

People have a right to inhabit anywhere they want and they also have a right to protect themselves from dangerous creatures. That is the nature of survival. I think it's great that they got the sucker before we read a story about that 800 pound gator eating that kid.
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