How elephant seals know who's boss in the mating game

There are 6 comments on the MSNBC story from Dec 9, 2013, titled How elephant seals know who's boss in the mating game. In it, MSNBC reports that:

Male elephant seals recognize the unique calls of their rivals, helping them know when to fight or flee, new research suggests.

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DBS

San Jose, CA

#1 Dec 10, 2013
Let's hear it John?

How does FAT Pat let you know who's boss?
Donny B

Falls Church, VA

#2 Dec 10, 2013
DBS wrote:
Let's hear it John?
How does FAT Pat let you know who's boss?
WARNING! Don't go there. That conjures a vile, disgusting, and ugly thought.

http://i.imgur.com/BVLBTnW.gif
Johnis gonnaBLOW

Santa Cruz, CA

#3 Dec 10, 2013
Donny B wrote:
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WARNING! Don't go there. That conjures a vile, disgusting, and ugly thought.
http://i.imgur.com/BVLBTnW.gif
I should have heeded your warning.... still dry-heaving. gag...
Floyd Anode

Brentwood, CA

#4 Dec 11, 2013
Johnis gonnaBLOW wrote:
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I should have heeded your warning.... still dry-heaving. gag...
Johnis gonnaBLOW......hiz whistle???

“The buck stops here!”

Since: Sep 12

Scotts Valley

#5 Dec 11, 2013
Floyd Anode wrote:
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Johnis gonnaBLOW......hiz whistle???
jeffie's 'do-henry'!
John E Colby

San Francisco, CA

#6 Dec 11, 2013
I'm the boss!.........right, Pat?.....kitties??

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