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Old 11-13-03, 04:06 PM   #17 (permalink)
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Classics case of first world egocentrism. We sit behind computer screens claiming to be appalled by this endangered cobra’s head in a bottle, but on the other side of the world, a dirt poor villager with no hopes of finding work can feed his family with rice for a month by killing one king cobra. It bothers me as well to see a king decimated like this, but rest assured, if I were in the same position as those villagers, I will kill them too to feed my family. Has anyone been appalled enough as of yet to send a little money over to Asia?
__________________ 2.2 Crotalus adamanteus. 2.2 Crotalus h. atricaudatus. 2.2 Crotalus h. horridus. 1.1 Agkistrodon p. piscivorus. 1.1 Agkistrodon c. contortrix. 1.1 Agkistrodon c. mokasen. 1.1 Agkistrodon c. laticinctus. 1.1 Agkistrodon c. pictigaster. Agkistrodon c. phaeogaster. 1.2 Sistrurus miliarius barbouri. 1.1 Micrurus fulvius. 0.0.1 Micrurus fulvius tenere
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