Friday, August 18, 2006

Proof of Hanna/Barbera's scientific accuracy

YogistealsVia Schneier's discussion of the human/bear security trade-off, we learn that:
"There is considerable overlap between the intelligence of the smartest bears and the dumbest tourists."
This seems like a good time to remind people that, once upon a time, tourists in Yellowstone would smear their offspring with honey to get pictures of their brood being licked by a bear. They were consistently surprised when the bear gave a little nip in the process.