Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 5/16/12
Why Care about Bears? On A Booth And A Bear… When I was a lot younger, my family rented a cabin up at Saratoga Beach on Vancouver Island every summer. One year, we found some curious nibbles on our cereal boxes and other low-shelved food that I managed to convince my parents was caused by a mouse and not myself. So we walked over to the General Store and bought a bag of mouse traps. My only previous exposure to this scenario was through Mouse Trap, so while I was confused and disappointed by the lack of bathtubs and old-timey divers I figured this curiously straight-forward way to catch a mouse with cheese and a spring-loaded bar would still be fun. After all, it was a game right? So we set it up and and went about eating dinner when my sister saw something scurry in the kitchen. There was the mouse, eying the cheese like he had never watched YTV. In a flash he was off, deftly grabbing the cheese without setting off the trap. Booth can fight, Booth can shoot, what can't Booth do? - (AP
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