Don’t take a selfie with a bison


Apparently this season there has been a series of injuries in Yellowstone National Park.

A woman turned her back on a bison in order to take a photo of herself with the magnificent beast. The bison charged the women, throwing her into the air.

Seriously though, four other tourists have suffered similar fates this year.

As a result, the Yellowstone National Park officials are advising against attempting to take a selfie with a bison.

Just so you know. Read about it over at BBC.

5 comments on “Don’t take a selfie with a bison

  1. jeffollerton says:

    I’m tempted to make a comment about natural selection, but seriously, the kid in the white t-shirt is a very lucky little chap.

    Perhaps I should start a “selfie with a bee” meme….? :-)

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