I know we've got a fair share of hunters in the Banana listening audience, and to them, I say, "Climbing trees will NOT keep you safe from a black bear."  Check out the video proof.

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DUDE, can you imagine how scary this would be?  I can't believe the dude held on to the camera long enough for the bear to get up in the tree!  At any second, that bear could have destroyed both of those dudes, and they are just filming the damn thing.