As humans hunt, their prey gets smaller

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    As humans hunt, their prey gets smaller: study | Science | Reuters

     
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    I wonder why they chose sheep and caribou, snails and limpets instead of more popular hunting targets like deer, turkey, raccoons, and ducks?
     
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    so they could prove their point ?

    The last 5 deer I shot were all pretty much the same size :lol:
     
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    And what about the plants,
    Why not corn and wheat?
     
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    But if that's true about getting smaller, don't all animals who are the prey of other animals get smaller?
     
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    Not domesticated ones.
     
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    hmmmmm if a guy gets chased around by a bunch of women that could become a real problem.
     
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    Even the ones that were 20% smaller? :lol:
     
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    the more Christians pray the smaller they get


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    edited for no reason whatsoever: a partial thursby


    a full thursby would've been a deletion.
     
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    Maybe you should start a thread on that, this one isn't about religion, nor in the religion forum.
     
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