Posts tagged ‘trapped’

September 5, 2019

How to Free a Bear

by duncanr

bear cub, with help from mum, tries to free sibling trapped in dumpster – thankfully, humans arrive to assist

July 26, 2019

It Took me a While but . . .

by duncanr

I saw this vid the other day fearuring an amazing ‘life hack’ but when I tried to do it myself it didn’t work so I put it aside

this morning, several web sites I visit each day all featured this video amongst their content so I decided to have another go – I spent ages stop/starting the video while I copied every step in the process, with absolutely no success so I gave up.

this evening, I rewarded myself with two largish glasses of wine after cutting the grass in the back garden just before it started to rain and decided to have one last go with this ‘hack’


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July 10, 2018

Meanwhile, in Thailand . . .

by duncanr


October 28, 2017

Trevor’s Trapped Testicle

by duncanr

November 15, 2016

Money : Paper Chase

by duncanr

May 29, 2015

Saints and Sinners

by duncanr

there’s enough shit on the news every day to show that in every part of the world folk can be right bastards towards one another

then, occasionally, something happens to remind one of the other side of human nature

50 -100 people in Walthamstow, London, rushed to the aid of a cyclist trapped underneath a double-decker bus – managing to lift the bus of the man’s crushed legs before paramedics arrived on the scene

full story here –

December 5, 2013

Disabled Man Rescued from River

by duncanr

drowning150A 73 yr old disabled man, who accidentally drove his car into the River Can in Chelmsford, Essex, was saved from drowning by 3 passersby

As the man’s wife and daughter looked on, helplessly, two men jumped into the river and pushed/pulled his car into the side. A third man jumped in as the car began to sink and . . .

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July 15, 2013

Dog Trapped on Window Ledge

by duncanr

A dog managed to squeeze through a child window guard on a 2nd floor apartment in Brooklyn but couldn’t get back in and was left stranded, balancing on a narrow window ledge

Passersby noticed its plight and called the New York Fire Department

April 4, 2013

Mother Rescues Baby Elephant

by duncanr

When her baby gets trapped in a water hole in the Kruger National Park, South Africa, unable to climb out, and in danger of drowning, a mother elephant attempts to rescue it before getting into trouble herself

Via Arbroath

July 26, 2012

Bear Cubs Rescued

by duncanr

Some bear cubs got into a dumpster and couldn’t get out. Their cries and that of the mother bear who hovered closeby unable to help her cubs kept some local residents awake throughout the night. In the morning, they hatched a plan to help

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