That's a strong statement of the power of the media.
When John Ziegler appeared on MSNBC to defend his interview with Sarah Palin and attack the media's treatment of her, David Schuster contended that Palin was unqualified for the job because 65 percent of Americans believed she was. That doesn't say anything about her qualifications -- it just says how effectively the media sold a message. Stern's piece is a shining example of how people will form opinions based on hype instead of facts.
Here is the scenario... you sit in your 2 piece climbing stand and your foot inadvertently bumps the lower section while there is no weight on it - and it slides down the tree, out of reach!
OK, you are safe - you have a string tied from the upper section that you are sitting on and the foot portion that slid 4-5 feet down the tree. All you have to do it pull the other section up, reposition it and you are back in business, correct?
Have you ever tested this theory?
I have -...