Story Archive

Now It’s War

Armadillos are continuing to fight back against people who shoot them (see “Oh, Shoot” in This is True #1089, 26 April). This time it’s in Marietta, Texas, where a man says he shot an armadillo just before 3:00 a.m., but the bullet bounced off its shell and hit him in the head. The unnamed man said he “felt compelled” to shoot the animal when he saw it on a highway. The man was treated for minor injuries. (RC/Houston Chronicle) ...Since he wasn’t hit anywhere important.
Original Publication Date: 02 August 2015
This story is in True’s book collections, in Volume 22.

Is There a Problem on This Page? Let Me Know using the Help button lower right, and thanks.

I believe humanity is held back by the lack of thinking. I provoke thought with examples of what happens when we don’t think, and when we do. This is True is my primary method: stories like this come out every week by email, and basic subscriptions are free. Click here for a subscribe form.

Search for: