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[at-l] Bear Repellent
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From: "Shane" <email@example.com>
> > You can just as easily say that working in a garden is dangerous because
> > some people have heart attacks while planting pansies.
> Gardens don't kill people. Large critters do.
Sigh - people kill far more people than animals do. Does it follow that you
should be frightened of everyone you meet?
> AH. I get it now. You are absolutely correct. Being in the immediate
> vicinity of bears is NOT in itself a dangerous situation. I agree. Being
> mauled by bears, however, IS a dangerous situation.
And luckily this will happen on the average less than one time every two
years in the U.S. It's not something I'm going to lose any sleep over.