Lions

Some articles on lions:

Tsavo Man-Eaters - Popular Culture
... 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
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 Sinon ...
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) ... 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 ...
Golden Lions
... The Golden Lions is a provincial rugby team based in Johannesburg, South Africa ... 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 ...
2001 CFL Draft - Round One
1 Saskatchewan 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 5 ...

Famous quotes containing the word lions:

    When lions paint pictures men will not always be represented as conquerors. When women translate laws, constitutions, bibles and philosophies, man will not always be the declared heard of the church, the state, and the home.
    Elizabeth Cady Stanton 1815–1902, U.S. women’s rights activist, author, editor. The Revolution (August 13, 1868)

    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)

    King Richard. Lions make leopards tame.
    Mowbray. Yea, but not change his spots.
    William Shakespeare (1564–1616)