Man dies in rare fatal shark attack off Florida

Sharks have killed a kite surfer off an Atlantic beach in a rare fatal attack in Florida waters. Full Story
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Saint Paul, MN

#42 Feb 4, 2010
why couldn't this happen to, say, marilyn manson or that clown who calls himself The Situation?

Owatonna, MN

#45 Feb 5, 2010
Let's get that iron burning brother out there on that board. I wonder if sharks like dark meat?

Owatonna, MN

#46 Feb 5, 2010
Lizzy wrote:
<quoted text> sharks are living creatures not just big fish
Well Lizzy only two things in the world smell like fish and one is fish.
Sarah D

Saint Paul, MN

#47 Feb 5, 2010
tina wrote:
i believe that no matter how much they study sharkes,they will never know,what triggers them off.
They already know what triggers them off. The hunt for FOOD.

Sharks don't have good eyesight but they are excellent at detecting movement. When they detect something thrashing around and they happen to be hungry they'll clamp onto whatever's moving in case it's something edible. They are purely creatures of opportunity. If what they bite bleeds they know they've hit the jackpot and will then go into a feeding frenzy.

Basically sharks will try to eat anything that doesn't eat them first. They're not evil, they're not vicious. They're just hungry.
Sarah D

Saint Paul, MN

#48 Feb 5, 2010
lazhy wrote:
imeant by the life guards... they should warn pple when they see sharks at the edge of the beach..
lazhy if lifeguards see sharks at the edge of the beach they don't just warn people, they make people get out of the water.

Do you really think they see the shark and go, "Hey man look, there's a shark out there. Cool!"

United States

#49 Feb 21, 2010
Well i dont like swimming in salt water cuz u dont know if theres sharks around u i rather swim in a lake lol lol

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