View Poll Results: Should the government be allowed to forbid manatee riding?

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  • No, riding a manatee is guaranteed by the constitution

    4 9.52%
  • yes, the government can forbid manatee riding

    15 35.71%
  • the tea party has lost it's mind to campaign for manatee riding

    15 35.71%
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Thread: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by Peter King View Post
    It does not matter if the creature was injured, the law says no harassment of these protected creatures and riding them constitutes harassment and thus is illegal.
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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by Peter King View Post
    because riding it constitutes harassment according to the law.
    according to what law?

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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by Peter King View Post
    The woman is guilty of harassing the animal, whether or not it got hurt is not the issue here.
    how many horses are harassed?

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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by CLAX1911 View Post
    according to what law?
    The endangered species act
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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by CLAX1911 View Post
    how many horses are harassed?
    a manatee is not a horse, silly comparison IMHO.
    Former military man (and now babysitter of Donald Trump) John Kelly, is a big loud lying empty barrel!

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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by Peter King View Post
    The endangered species act
    not the anti riding animals Act then?

    riding an animal isn't harassment

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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by Peter King View Post
    a manatee is not a horse, silly comparison IMHO.
    horses are animals manatees are animals, how about an elephant?

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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    It is unless they are domesticated and saddle broke.
    Quote Originally Posted by CLAX1911 View Post
    not the anti riding animals Act then?

    riding an animal isn't harassment
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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by Peter King View Post
    a manatee is not a horse, silly comparison IMHO.
    what makes a manatee different?

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    Re: Should one be able to ride a manatee without interference from the government?

    Quote Originally Posted by mak2 View Post
    It is unless they are domesticated and saddle broke.
    so breaking a Bronco is harassment? we ride animals, we have for thousands of years.

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