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#1    F3SS

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 12:51 AM

...In one day. From a helicopter! Is he justified? Read on and see.

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“I took my machine gun in the helicopter -- in the Texas hill country -- me and my buddy ‘Pigman.' His name is ‘Pigman’; I’m the swine czar. I killed 455 hogs with my machine gun. I did it for Bill Maher and all those other animal rights freaks out there," he told Winterble, according to RumorFix. "My haters will hate me more for that."



Nugent, who claims he fired off 750 rounds a minute, says it was all for the common good since wild pigs destroy the region's natural habitat, RumorFix reports. After the kill, the 64-year-old gun-crazed rocker said he gave the meat to the needy. “We distributed tons of the most delicious pork to the soup kitchens and homeless shelters of this state. Everything we did was perfect – win, win, win," he added. “I had to adjust my halo as I was machine-gunning hogs.”


Ted's thoughts on twitter: We kill pigs with machinegunsfrom helicopters to save the environment what r u doin






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Edited by -Mr_Fess-, 12 March 2013 - 12:53 AM.


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Posted 12 March 2013 - 12:56 AM

well then... not sure if thats the best way to go about feeding the poor and homeless. imma just say alllrighty then.

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 01:06 AM

Feral pigs have become a serious issue throughout the south and southwest.   Befoe you make a judgement research the damage these animals are doing to the environment.

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 01:16 AM

A bit over the top.  But I guess in this day and age if you are a celebrity and don't go overboard on things, you tend to fade into obscurity.


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Posted 12 March 2013 - 01:44 AM

The wild pigs are so bad in Mississippi that they're considered "varmits"  no need for permits - kill on site and leave them where they lay.  They are destroying habitat of other, native animals.  Too bad they can't be efficiently harvested for food but from what I hear they aren't much anyway.  :(

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 01:46 AM

While I agree feral pigs are damaging to the environment I do have to question his motives for doing this, getting his name in the news so he won't be forgotten.


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Posted 12 March 2013 - 01:59 AM

I was going to say that pigs/hogs are a feral menace here in Oz, often shot from hrlicopter as well.
Nugent might be daffier then a certain little black duck, but he,s doing the right thing in this case.

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 02:03 AM

View PostHilander, on 12 March 2013 - 01:46 AM, said:

While I agree feral pigs are damaging to the environment I do have to question his motives for doing this, getting his name in the news so he won't be forgotten.
I don't think this is his first time. I remember he had a reality show years back and he was hunting his contestants from a helicopter with a paintball gun. I don't remember what the lucky winner got but it was funny and he was good. He's had practice.


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Posted 12 March 2013 - 02:17 AM

We don't have a problem with them in Virginia, yet, but we are out in front of it because these things eat everything.  They especially like sea turtle eggs and some endangered animals and that is a big no-no in VA.   Interesting and short powerpoint PDF on FP's.

http://www.dcr.virgi...SWG20120831.pdf

Edited by Merc14, 12 March 2013 - 02:20 AM.

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 02:21 AM

That is Ted, he talks like that to p*** off PETA...

I doubt he killed that many, but as some have said, feral pigs are destroying forests, and the environment. They are out of control.

I do know he does use everything, and he fed the needy.

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 05:34 PM

The only criticism I have is that machine guns are not legal.  Perhaps he had a special permit.


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Posted 12 March 2013 - 05:38 PM

View PostOverSword, on 12 March 2013 - 05:34 PM, said:

The only criticism I have is that machine guns are not legal.  Perhaps he had a special permit.
varmit or not did he also have a permit to kill all those pigs as well?

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Posted 12 March 2013 - 05:46 PM

View PostOverSword, on 12 March 2013 - 05:34 PM, said:

The only criticism I have is that machine guns are not legal.  Perhaps he had a special permit.
They are legal for those with the money to afford permits not to mention ammo.

View Postzenfahr, on 12 March 2013 - 05:38 PM, said:


varmit or not did he also have a permit to kill all those pigs as well?
But I'm sure he had some special permit or legal authority to do what he did. It'd be pretty brazen of anyone to jump in a helicopter and fly over public or private lands firing a machine gun all day long. Without prior authorization they'd have probably been shot down by an f-16 and I'd say rightfully so.


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Posted 12 March 2013 - 05:48 PM

View PostMerc14, on 12 March 2013 - 01:06 AM, said:

Feral pigs have become a serious issue throughout the south and southwest.   Befoe you make a judgement research the damage these animals are doing to the environment.


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Posted 12 March 2013 - 06:41 PM

I'm just mad because Ted has a machine gun and I don't.





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