Student's docudrama shocks classmates, prof

It was, shall we say, totally sick. And not in good way.

University of Maine student Dane Bolding walked to the front of his documentary film class Saturday with a live rabbit in a box.

He threw a tarp over a table, took out a knife and announced that he would now skin the furry little creature alive.

At that point all hell broke loose. Students began screaming, crying and running from the room. A prof shouted, “No, not in this class,” before Bolding stopped.

His point: That most of us eat meat, yet we “try and hide all of our ugliness” about slaying animals.

OK, it’s an old point but, gosh, do you have to kill a live Peter Cottontail to make it?

The story ended happily, however. Some of the women in the class pooled their money and bought the lucky rabbit for $10.

The budding filmmaker should remember this line for future ventures: “No animals were harmed in the making of this film.”

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RONALD RIML's picture

Or Honey Buggers - take yer pick!!!!

;)

RONALD RIML's picture

Bring in a cute, little, Kitty Cat.....

And you can probably get more than a measly ten dollars.

PAUL ST JEAN's picture

I'll bet it was a hare

I'll bet it was a hare raising experience for the bunny. Close call, indeed.

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Natzis?

Voisine, does your computer have spell-check? You might want to turn it on.

For every Liberty U., there are 100 UM's. You libs are way ahead in the indoctrination wars.

You libs are also way ahead in shooting your mouths off with no information. I have a BA in computer science and 40+ years in the private sector. That is, I studied something with potential and then put it to productive use, which is a lot more than we'll ever see from our bunny skinner.

Confucius say: Always engage brain before putting mouth in gear.

RONALD RIML's picture

So you're all the way up to 256K memory now

Congratulations......

PAUL ST JEAN's picture

LMAO...good one, MO4

LMAO...good one, MO4

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The kid is a senior English major.

After 4 years of comsimp indoctrination, it's impossible to be a "right wing Republican creep". I do agree, though, that he's a dimwit because he has to resort to look-at-me-aren't-I-important displays to get any attention.

PAUL ST JEAN's picture

Ben.. I was trying to come up

Ben.. I was trying to come up with the words to resepond to both of his rodomontades, but you did it so well, that I'll just re-read yours a couple more times and enjoy. Good post, man.

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Kudos to Mr. Bolding

ya gotta kill it to grill it

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really?

is this all you got?

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