I work in television news, and believe me, I work with a lot of gays. I don't judge them, don't hold it against them, don't address it at all.
That said, as a hunter, my interests and experiences in the field have helped me be more in tune with the natural world and the natural order of things, in my opinion. I don't believe there is anything natural about homosexuality.
Certainly, if there is such a thing as being born gay, natural selection would quickly weed out the concept of a gay animal. In other words, animals that don't reproduce, cease to exist.
I don't really care if somebody is gay or not, but I've found that I just don't have enough in common with the gays I know to hang out, much less hunt together.
Pretty bad when, on a hunting forum, a post about "men who stick their manhood where other men evacuate their bowels" can get more responses than a post about hunting. America has truly fundamentally changed for the worse. You people make me sick.
The goal of all hunters is a quick, humane kill where the animal drops in it's tracks and is dead within seconds. But in a pursuit that has as many variables as hunting, sometimes things don't quite go according to plan. However, game can be tracked and recovered with the right skills and with patience.
First of all, you need to wait the right amount of time after the shot before tracking a wounded animal. I've heard estimates of waiting 30 minutes for a hit in the vitals and 5-8 hours for a...