Nurse visiting Yellowstone anxiously watches as men try to touch bison | USA TODAY

An emergency nurse visiting Yellowstone National Park watched two men trying to touch bison. .

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Park rangers ask tourists to stay at least 25 yards away from bison at all time, warning warning that the animals might look heavy and slow but able to charge quickly at a moments notice.

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  1. Hey, I’ve got an idea. Wait, man, it’s gonna be awesome! You see those wild bison? Yeah, let’s casually walk up to them and get this, try to get them to come to us and pet them. Dude, what could go wrong? I mean, they’re just big wild animals, and have no idea how they’ll react? I mean, how fast can they run? I’m sure we can outrun them.

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