This large predatory bear has been killing cows in Hokkaido Prefecture for circa 3 years. Authorities can't intercept it because this bear is unusually adept at avoiding surveillance and other security measures.
( Copied / Spun off from the Hartlepool(?) 'Monkey Hanging' thread.)
OK, some silly people somewhere hung a monkey. For a REAL Elizabethan scandal, how about when people of Congleton sold the town's Bible to buy a dancing bear?
On (I think Wednesday 14 Sep?) the UK Radio 4 pre 6 o'clock news gapfill, there was a horrifying story being recounted by a British Arctic meteorologist about his personal experiences of his team's weather station / accomodation being broken into by a hungry polar bear.
It had broken down the...
this from a Czech chum
in the edinburgh zoo there is a statue of WOJTEK.
Wojtek was a bear that fought in the battle of Monte Carlo, in poland, in 1939, in WWII
the bear was shipped to edinburgh zoo after the war. it killed nazis, so honor its soul and take a picture of the statue and...