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Old 04-11-09, 10:25 PM
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Polar bear attacks woman at Berlin Zoo

http://www.cnn.com/2009/WORLD/europe...ack/index.html


BERLIN, Germany (CNN) -- A polar bear attacked a woman at Berlin Zoo Friday afternoon after she climbed a fence and jumped into its habitat during feeding time, police said Saturday.
The bear attacks the woman during feeding time at the zoo.

The bear attacks the woman during feeding time at the zoo.

One adult polar bit her several times after she plunged into the moat, police said.

Zoo workers tossed rescue rings toward the woman to hoist her out and distract polar bears swimming nearby, said Goerg Gebhard, a Berlin police officer.

"They saved her life," Gebhard told CNN.

The woman was severely injured and was being treated at a hospital, police said.

It's unclear why the woman entered the bear habitat, but police issued her a citation for trespassing.

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They should have let it finish the job. I'm sure she was tastier than the food they were giving it.
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In the pic it just looks like he's sniffing her ass.
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Maybe she wanted to go for a swim.. in the icy cold water?
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Maybe she wanted to go for a swim.. in the icy cold water?

I think she went in there hoping to get hurt by the polar bears so see could later sue the zoo for a million bucks like those idiots with the tiger a few years ago.
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Sigh, I get tired of headlines like this. The polar bear did not attack the woman, the polar bear defended its territory from an invasion by this woman.
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Sigh, I get tired of headlines like this. The polar bear did not attack the woman, the polar bear defended its territory from an invasion by this woman.
....while sniffing her ass.
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Old 04-11-09, 11:05 PM
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Sigh, I get tired of headlines like this. The polar bear did not attack the woman, the polar bear defended its territory from an invasion by this woman.
I know if someone trespassed on my property I would maul them as well.
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Sigh, I get tired of headlines like this. The polar bear did not attack the woman, the polar bear defended its territory from an invasion by this woman.
Liberal media and their anti-bear agenda.
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....while sniffing her ass.
After peeing in her butt.

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Re: Polar bear attacks woman at Berlin Zoo

It was feeding time. The bear probably thought he got sushi for dinner.
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You can see some video here:

http://www.newsoftheworld.co.uk/news...ding-time.html

The video is after the initial attack, when she finally tries to get out of the enclosure.
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I think she went in there hoping to get hurt by the polar bears so see could later sue the zoo for a million bucks like those idiots with the tiger a few years ago.
The way the article is written...she climbed, she JUMPED...clearly gives the notion she did this of her own free will and volition. And at feeding time, no less.

I hope this is all on security camera and her lawsuit fails badly. But they will probably settle out of court. I just hope not.
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Liberal media and their anti-bear agenda.
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You can see some video here:

http://www.newsoftheworld.co.uk/news...ding-time.html

The video is after the initial attack, when she finally tries to get out of the enclosure.
When she falls back in and the bear bites her in the ass, it's comedy gold.

This is karma for her, I'm telling you!

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not in america, so won't sue....
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You can see some video here:

http://www.newsoftheworld.co.uk/news...ding-time.html

The video is after the initial attack, when she finally tries to get out of the enclosure.
Ok, the "Faces of Death/History Channel show on Hitler" style music in that news video is awesome.

I guess he also bit her in her ass, after sniffing it of course. Can't blame him though; I mean hell, she's a Meaty White Girl and I've been known bite a Meaty White Girl's ass or two when given the chance.

I mean those Meaty White Girl asses aren't going to bite themselves...
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trobo = polar bear?
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What a Dumbassen.

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But her apparent joy turned to terror when the animal, which can weigh up to 680kg and kill a beluga WHALE, bore down on her and ripped into her flesh.
I'm gonna come to the bear's defense and say the bear thought this woman WAS A BELUGA WHALE.

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What a Dumbassen.

I'm gonna come to the bear's defense and say the bear thought this woman WAS A BELUGA WHALE.
You may be onto something...

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Ok, the "Faces of Death/History Channel show on Hitler" style music in that news video is awesome.

That's what I was thinking. Maybe the ominous music was what spurred the bears into action?
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Just visited the first link to check out the original story or see if there had been any more info about why she did it.

CNN's "news" site. What a joke.

Top News:

Saudi Judge upholds 8-year old's marriage.
and
Ticker: Obamas settle on puppy for daughters.

Mind you, this is "World News" on the "CNN International" site.

I realize the relative importance of the first one (as in yet another reminder that the Saudis are not on the same page as the West in terms of individuals' rights, and, you know, maybe we shouldn't be so friendly with them), but is that really "Top News?" Seems like there are hundreds of stories like this, and if people didn't care about the last few hundred, how is this one any different?

And the second story? Awesome, thanks CNN. Now at least we know the Obamas have an anti-cat agenda. And don't even get them started on birds, gerbils, or any of those other neo-pets.
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Originally Posted by kuroiinu View Post
It was feeding time. The bear probably thought he got sushi for dinner.
You mean more like pork shank
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Liberal media and their anti-bear agenda.
The liberal media like polar bears much more than they like people.

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If they have laws against public suicide there, she should be charged. That's the only explanation I can think of.
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It's unclear why the woman entered the bear habitat, but police issued her a citation for trespassing.

The other bear already took care of that.
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