This guy was finally arrested after being ticketed in Grand Teton, this incident
in Yellowstone and causing a disturbance in Glacier. Sounds like a classy guy.
Hopefully he has some jail time or at the very least community service a long
ways from any national park or wildlife.
Some think it is 'stupid'--as in 'you can't fix stupid'
or 'you can't help stupid'.It's that-- and
also you can't help people who are so entitled and focused on what THEY
want to do that common sense and care about propriety means nothing to them.
Stupid is as stupid does. I've seen people hand-feeding bears in the Great
Smokeys. What if you give mamma bear the last of your porridge and papa bear
If doesn't come under the heading of "dumb and dumber" it should!
In 1968 we took a family vacation to Yellowstone. While we were there a family
wanted to get a picture of their toddler being "kissed" by a bear cub.
When they saw a cub near the road - Mama Bear was across the field they rubbed
hunny on the baby's face and put her in front of the cub. The cub ripped
her face off and when the parents started screaming they were charged by
Mama...Rangers were all through the park warning tourists to stay
AWAY from the animals.
Tourists approach animals, get hurt or killed, and the animal is put down. They
need to have hefty fines for this kind of idiotic behavior. Good grief.
Hope they ban that guy from all national parks. He probably even thought he was
Karma often isn't instant, but I sometimes wish it were so.