That reminds me -
All too true, and illustrative of why we should go now to see 'The Big Five', the Six, the Seven - take one's pick - while we still can. Go to India now and see the tiger while he roams wild. Go to Cocos & Galapagos now to see the schooling hammerheads, while you can, before the long-liners have had their way. In a short decade or two, it may all be gone...thegit said:Hippos have poor eyesight and are regularly poached.
They are territorial and have less space as human population expands.
Of course, what can one say to human nature and our proficiency at killing. Perhaps Vonnegut was right.thegit said:In the end, more people in Africa kill other people than hippos do.