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shineoncrazydiam0nd Fri 27-May-11 22:59:09

drop kick baby squirrels down the street?

Grey ones, not cute red ones.

PaisleyLeaf Fri 27-May-11 23:00:37

I was going to say YABUE - until I saw you meant grey ones.

LeninGrad Fri 27-May-11 23:01:55

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

shineoncrazydiam0nd Fri 27-May-11 23:04:23

Can't beat a good ethical dilemma can you?

BitOfFun Fri 27-May-11 23:05:25

If you catch a grey squirrel you have to kill it- it's the law. So it will have to be a good kick.

Valpollicella Fri 27-May-11 23:14:23

Do you BoF? Really?

There's a local footpath to me where the greys are so fucking tame greedy they will come and sit on your foot as they think you'll feed them.

Perfect moment to kick them into oblivion

<revises plans for tomorrow>

FellatioNelson Sat 28-May-11 14:32:32

What's with the grey squirrel hate? Why should we hate them just because they are squirrel immigrants and they are slowly crowding out the red (native) squirrel population? Since when did being red give them such a sense of entitlement, and more of a right to life? So what, if in 50 years time the only red squirrels left will be living in some remote part of the Scotland?

And how can the government (and all the various wildlife and environmental agencies it funds) justify a programme of ethnic cleansing of grey squirrels to protect the future of red ones?

Now there is an ethical dilemma for you.

FellatioNelson Sat 28-May-11 14:36:25

Although I am aware that I didn't phrase it as a dilemma, but I do know the difference between a problem and a dilemma before any of you start, ok?hmm

BeerTricksPotter Sat 28-May-11 14:43:00

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FellatioNelson Sat 28-May-11 14:45:33

I'm going to write to the lottery people to ask for funding for persecuted grey squirrel refuges.

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