Re: lions, chimps and sticks

H. M. Hubey (
5 Oct 1995 01:19:52 -0400

Alex Duncan <> writes:

>you WOULD attack a group of large-bodied primates wielding sticks, rocks,
>etc., who were simultaneously screaming, jumping up and down, and
>threatening you with their weapons?

I don't think chimpanzees would survive even hynas, or maybe even
wild dogs let alone lions.

Would you stand in front of a pack of hungry hyenas (or even a large
pack of dogs) let alone lions and wave sticks?

It's difficult for humans to even scare off cheetahs.


Regards, Mark