TIL about the 13,500 year old Grotte du Bichon man of Switzerland, whose remains were found intermingled with a wounded brown bear and charcoal. This indicates that he tried to force the bear out of the cave by fire to slaughter it, but in turn was killed by the dying animal.

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So…it was a draw?


Getting into a fight with a flaming bear is my new nightmare.


Or he found a convenient cave, lit a fire to warm up the porridge someone had left to get too cold, when the bear came home.


Maybe the bear was his boss. He went into the bear’s office to have a meeting. It didn’t go well. The man was fired. Both died suddenly due to this post ending abruptly and


Or, he tried to give the bear CPR.