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    Stupidity in the news.

    Ah, the divine stupidity of people. We often share links of stupid things in the news- thought it might be good to have a thread for them.

    Here's one from today:
    Lonely man leaps into polar bear cage
    Police said that, before being let go, the man told them that he felt lonely and the bear appeared lonely, too.
    i woke up one morning and i stepped out of bed | had to get a bike, had to paint it red
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    You've heard of suicide by cop,now the latest......

    Suicide by Polar Bear!!!

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    Should have left him to the bears whims.

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    Quote Originally Posted by ModoVincere View Post
    Should have left him to the bears whims.

    Problem is the bear could have choked on him and that would have been real shame.

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    With regards to stupidity, just think how dumb the average person is, and imagine half of the people out there that are dumber than him/her.

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    Quote Originally Posted by flyingscotsman View Post
    Problem is the bear could have choked on him and that would have been real shame.
    they have vets working there....shouldn't be a problem.

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    Have you read the title to this thread you morans?
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    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jsharr View Post
    Have you read the title to this thread you morans?
    oops.
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    I understand where he's coming from.

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    Hey, who changed the title to make me look more like a morans?
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    Quote Originally Posted by colorider View Post
    Phobias are for irrational fears. Fear of junk ripping badgers is perfectly rational. Those things are nasty.

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    what did it say? I was busy torturing myself with my music...

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    The polar bear was going to reduce his carbon footprint if left to its own devices.
    Harmony, Spirit, Way

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    nope, you aren't.

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    Quote Originally Posted by artifice View Post
    Ah, the divine stupidity of people. We often share links of stupid things in the news- thought it might be good to have a thread for them.

    Here's one from today:
    Lonely man leaps into polar bear cage
    you need to learn the difference between stupidity and psychological problems.

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    Isn't there an entire website dedicated to this sort of thing....?



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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post
    you need to learn the difference between stupidity and psychological problems.
    Can you help us understand the difference?

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    Quote Originally Posted by botto View Post
    you need to learn the difference between stupidity and psychological problems.
    Even though the man probably has a psychological problem, it doesn't make jumping into a bear cage any less stupid...
    i woke up one morning and i stepped out of bed | had to get a bike, had to paint it red
    Of all the treasures I have, itís the memories that are the most precious.

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    Quote Originally Posted by artifice View Post
    Even though the man probably has a psychological problem, it doesn't make jumping into a bear cage any less stupid...
    i didn't realize that you had a degree in psychology.

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    How the hell does a captive polar bear get so effing dirty?

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    Quote Originally Posted by kila kila kila View Post


    How the hell does a captive polar bear get so effing dirty?
    I think polar bears roll in snow to clean themselves.

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    And what his he getting ready to bury his nose into? Huh?

    And you really have to be sutpid to jump into a polar bear cage, especially when there is/are polar bears there.

    I knew a woman once that wanted a close up of a fledging Bald Eagle nest and the mother eagle tore the lady up. She had been warned. And She was stupid.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mrbubbles View Post
    With regards to stupidity, just think how dumb the average person is, and imagine half of the people out there that are dumber than him/her.
    You mean the man or the bear? Cuz they lured the bear away with a leg of meat when he had a whole man to eat...

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