Canyon National Park officials are investigating a YouTube video posted
over the weekend that appears to show a man luring a squirrel to the
edge of a cliff and kicking it into the canyon below.
The video -- which was quickly taken down and then republished by other
users -- shows two French-speaking men wearing boxer shorts and cowboy
hats, laughing as they lead the animal to the edge of the canyon. One
of the men puts on a shoe and kicks the animal, launching it off the
Officials confirmed with AZCentral that they're investigating the
incident. It's not yet clear who the men are, whether they'll face
charges, or even if the video is real. The only thing park officials
know for certain is where the video was shot.
"The rangers do believe it is at Grand Canyon in the national park,"
Grand Canyon National Park spokeswoman Kirby-Lynn Shedlowski told the
news site. "It is under investigation. We are working with YouTube to
see if we can get any additional information."
AG TFV (Ret) sent this story, with a "I
didn't know you'd been to the Grand Canyon"
tag. Click-Click. Perhaps my previous post about ISIS
beheading little girls in Iraq will put this in proper perspective. The hyperbole
suffocating. I mean, we have tens
of thousands of disease ridden illegals streaming across our
border, and Park Rangers are actually investigating this as a