Story of Poland's 'soldier bear' Wojtek turned into film.

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  1. v2

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    Great story. Thanks. :)

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    Excellent story. If Wojtek the bear was still at Edinburgh Zoo before he died in 1963, then there's a very good chance I would have seen him (without knowing the story at the time) in 1961 or 1962 !
     
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    Wow, thats rather amazing!
     
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    Sweet! Great find! :salute: (not often one gets to salute a bear!)
     
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    Since they don't make a Nicoletti tartan yet, would it be OK to walk the streets of Edinburgh in Wojtek's?
     
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    Possibly, if you bear it well....
     
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    Ok for the record, I did laugh before I groaned at that one.
     
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