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Dispatches, July 1998
Pepper Spray: Oooh, Hit Me Again, Baby! By Paul Scott
Pepper spray, which sprang from research conducted by Carrie Hunt, has become the defense of choice in bear country. Recently, however, a U.S. Geological Survey researcher made a disturbing discovery: After spraying a section of beach in Alaska, Tom Smith observed bears rolling around in the stuff like a bunch of intoxicated felines in a bed of