There is some clues in the article I read:MathRocks wrote:The reason I'm calling bullshit on the hikers story is because in most of north america, bears and hikers coexist quite peacefully. Why is the situation at RRG so different?
Does this logic hold?
"As it ambled off, he took some pictures of it with his iPhone.
I retreated down the trail and ducked into the woods," he said, but the bear followed.
Scott said he took a few more pictures, but the bear came closer, eventually getting within about 3 feet of him."
It sounds like he went paparazzi on the thing, even my dogs hate it when I do that, and so imagine when you do it to a bear.
http://www.kentucky.com/2010/06/29/1327 ... ttack.html