Interesting to hear that aspect of it. Hadn't seen that part in the bible about elephants and ostriches.
I watched a hunting show a few years back where they did exactly that. They shot a big bull elephant, and then the local villagers all lined up around the carcass. Men, women, children, all had some type of plate, tupperware, etc., and were hacking off and walking away with large chunks of meat.
I am not a trophy hunter, and I won't kill anything I don't eat. However, I thought that it was pretty cool that the animal was being consumed and put to use.
There are still some who insist a scope is not needed for the type hunting they do, ignoring the advances of the last 150 years in optical sights. (Even the ultra-conservative US Army has adopted optical sights.) The idea that in some special circumstances open iron sights or aperture (peep) sights might be more useful is not lost on me, but with the inevitable advance of age comes the reduction in visual acuity needed for using iron sights.
I believe that many who completely resist the idea of...