Woods and Waters An outdoor blog by John McCoy

Dumb and dumber, wildlife category

Florida manatee

The late, great George Carlin used to say, “It’s hard to make anything foolproof because fools are so ingenious.”

Case in point: The rocket scientists in Florida who decided it would be fun to lure endangered manatees toward a dock and then cannonball into the water near them, record the stupidity on video and post it on their Facebook pages.

Beth Kassab of the Orlando Sentinel has written a deliciously scathing column about it, including a link to the disgusting video. If you possess a perverse desire to see stupid people in action, check it out.