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On Deadline: On hunting imaginary lions

Original post made on Jul 30, 2008

Somewhere deep inside I've always been a lion hunter.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Wednesday, July 30, 2008, 12:00 AM

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Posted by Plagerized
a resident of another community
on Jul 30, 2008 at 1:51 pm

Very interesting comment Jay, "What he didn't know is that park rangers, knowing lions are fiercely territorial, have trained a team of "watch lions" to remind non-residents that they don't belong in the park with a friendly bump on the shoulder blades — a sure way to put some teeth into the residents-only rule."

I posted a comment on a previous report on this story earlier saying that the lion had been hired by Palo Alto to keep non-residents out of the park.

It was removed from the comments section by the editorial staff. Now it is essentially repeated, although not word for word.

I'm disappointed Jay.

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Posted by Resident
a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jul 30, 2008 at 1:54 pm

Why do we need another thread on this? The other one had character, why this?

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Posted by Walter E. Wallis
a resident of Midtown
on Jul 30, 2008 at 2:06 pm

Lion hunter? Never!
Exagerating fisherman? Occasionally.

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Posted by mary
a resident of College Terrace
on Jul 30, 2008 at 3:32 pm

This is old news and it is tired and boring, we still have not caught the murderer on the loose around Palo Alto.

That is what we should be hunting.

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