I think its natural behaviour for a male to try to protect or save a female no matter what modern day women want of themselves. Thats been the way for centuries in most cultures. Now, if you had to choose between saving a female of the species or a gay, which one would you likely grab on to?
As for Rosie, I don't think you could sink her with a torpedo.
Others have offered up a sighting of roughly 2 inches high at 100 yards as a good sighting scheme. In my own experience I have come to favor a sighting of 3.5 inches high at 100 yards. This allows for the individual to hold dead-on (directly in the middle of the top and bottom) the animal out to roughly 350 yards.
Magnum calibers such as the 7mm Remington and 300 Winchester will extend this slightly. At 400 yards I hold directly on the backbone of the animal. The drop at this range allows the...