Lions

Some articles on lions:

Tsavo Man-Eaters - Popular Culture
... and "The Darkness" were names given to the two man-eating lions ... The story of Patterson and the man-eating lions was also an inspiration for the book Three Weeks in December by Audrey Schulman, published in 2012 ... The lions also appear as a difficulty to be overcome in the "Cape to Cairo" scenario of the video game Railroad Tycoon II ...
2008 Chinese Professional Baseball League Season - Season
... Notes 001 March 16 La New Bears 9 14 Uni-President 7-Eleven Lions Tainan 002 March 18 dmedia T-REX 6 1 La New Bears Kaohsiung ? March 18 Chinatrust Whales 7 0 ...
Golden Lions
... The Golden Lions is a provincial rugby team based in Johannesburg, South Africa ... before changes to the political landscape in South Africa forced a name change to the Gauteng Lions, before again being changed to the Golden Lions ... For sponsorship reason the provincial side is known as the MTN Lions in the Currie Cup competition ...
Tsavo Man-Eaters - Possible Causes of "man-eating" Behavior
... Theories for the "man-eating behavior" of lions have been reviewed by Kerbis Peterhans and Gnoske (2001) and Patterson (2004) ... following An outbreak of rinderpest disease (cattle plague) in 1898 devastated the lions' usual prey, forcing them to find alternative food sources ... The Tsavo lions may have been accustomed to finding dead humans at the Tsavo River crossing ...
2001 CFL Draft - Round One
... Roughriders Scott Schultz DL North Dakota 2 BC Lions Ian Williams LB Memphis 3 BC Lions Lyle Green FB Toledo 4 Toronto Argonauts Angus Reid G Simon Fraser ...

Famous quotes containing the word lions:

    I am afraid if there is anything to be afraid of. A precipice cannot hurt you. Lions and tigers can. The streets of New York I consider more dangerous than the Matterhorn to a thoroughly competent and careful climber.
    Annie Smith Peck (1850–1935)

    There is no magic decoding ring that will help us read our young adolescent’s feelings. Rather, what we need to do is hold out our antennae in the hope that we’ll pick up the right signals.
    —The Lions Clubs International and the Quest Nation. The Surprising Years, III, ch.4 (1985)

    Sure, you can love your child when he or she has just brought home a report card with straight “A’s.” It’s a lot harder, though, to show the same love when teachers call you from school to tell you that your child hasn’t handed in any homework since the beginning of the term.
    —The Lions Clubs International and the Quest Nation. The Surprising Years, II, ch.3 (1985)