Wild animals are making the rounds as of late. It started off with a man attacked by a bear, then another one got into get in a pissing contest with a Bison. Then information came out about a coyote problem in Seattle. Now we have an incident involving some of our tree-dwelling cousins.
Armed escorts were required for the paramedics who went to treat and rescue the victim. But they’re just smaller animals that couldn’t possibly be a danger to humans right?
So if you still think that wild animals, no matter their size, don’t present a threat or danger to humans, remember that’s your choice and opinion. Facts state that humans are not on the top of the food chain by PFM. They are there because of their tools and without them they are nothing but walking meat popsicle. If you choose to go into the wild unarmed, or even around suburbia, that is your choice and you can live with the consequences of your choice. You have no right to force your moral choices though on anyone else.
Barron is the owner, editor, and principal author at The Minuteman, a competitive shooter, and staff member for Boomershoot. Even in his free time he’s merging his love and knowledge of computers and technology with his love of firearms.
He has a BS in electrical engineering from Washington State University. Immediately after college he went into work on embedded software and hardware for use in critical infrastructure. This included cryptographic communications equipment as well as command and control devices that were using that communications equipment. Since then he’s worked on just about everything ranging from toys, phones, other critical infrastructure, and even desktop applications. Doing everything from hardware system design, to software architecture, to actually writing software that makes your athletic band do its thing.