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    The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    This footage and story are incredible. The guys at Go-Pro shot it with their sports cameras in Africa.

    The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Soon to be the man who got eaten by wild lions.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Nature is wild and brutal, but can also be loving and beautiful. This gets an extraordinary looks at the latter.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Soon to be the man who got eaten by wild lions.
    Same thing I was going to say, see the story about the guy who lived with grizzleys.


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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Looks eerily similar to Grizzly man. He was accepted, part of the group, they even had him for dinner.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Just a bunch of big ***** cats.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Steve Irwin was an expert too, I can't imagine every single Lion would accept him and all it takes is one.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Quote Originally Posted by Cyclonepride View Post
    Soon to be the man who got eaten by wild lions.
    Are you this guy? I mean, you do have pride in your name.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Quote Originally Posted by Clonefan94 View Post
    Looks eerily similar to Grizzly man. He was accepted, part of the group, they even had him for dinner.
    One big difference is that this guy is able to control the population of Lions he is dealing with. He's on his reserve. Grizzly Man was in the Wild and had no idea what Bears would be around or any authority or ability to control the population. I'm not saying I would do it, but he is a bit more measured than Grizzly Man who appeared delusional and kooky.


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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Jim Schwartz sounds like he needs a hug.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Quote Originally Posted by ThatllDoCy View Post
    One big difference is that this guy is able to control the population of Lions he is dealing with. He's on his reserve. Grizzly Man was in the Wild and had no idea what Bears would be around or any authority or ability to control the population. I'm not saying I would do it, but he is a bit more measured than Grizzly Man who appeared delusional and kooky.
    Probably, but Roy of Seigfreid and Roy was in control of his animals as well. All it takes is one, doesn't even have to be trying to harm the guy and boom, you are gone.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    The guy actually raised the lions from when they were young. Not discounting how amazing it is just noting that he didn't just walk up to a bunch of wild lions and hang with them.



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    Re: The Man Who Hugs Wild Lions

    Quote Originally Posted by Ry4Cy View Post
    The guy actually raised the lions from when they were young. Not discounting how amazing it is just noting that he didn't just walk up to a bunch of wild lions and hang with them.
    If this is the case, then the Title of this thread is misleading. "Wild" suggests to me that you just happened upon this group of lions in the wild.



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