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Published:November 1st, 2013 11:55 EST

Russian Man, 80, Fights Bear & Survives!

By Robert Paul Reyes

"Russian shepherd Yusuf Alchagirov, 80, fought with a bear and was tossed over a cliff, but somehow only ended up with bruises, bite wounds and four broken ribs.


Alchagirov was in a raspberry field in the southern Russian region of Kabardino-Balkaria last week when a bear approached him."


At 80-freaking-years-old this Russian dude should spend most of his time in bed counting sheep, not working as a shepherd.

If a bear approached me I would cry like a schoolgirl and wet my drawers; I would be paralyzed with fear and unable to run.

But this old geezer kicked and head-butted the bear, and the beast responded by throwing him over a cliff.

Incredibly the old man suffered only a few bruises and four broken ribs. The elderly fellow is home recuperating from his injuries, and probably getting drunk on vodka.

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