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Hungry zoo lion faces off with unfazed toddler

Thursday, May 03, 2012 - 01:12

May 2 - So close and yet so far --- Clawing and lunging, a hungry lioness at an Oregon zoo tries to attack a little visitor, but doesn't leave a scratch. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT - NO REPORTER NARRATION STORY: A hungry lioness at an Oregon zoo tries her hardest to eat a little toddler peering at her from the other side of the glass and it's all caught on camera. In two separates videos uploaded by the toddler's mother on YouTube on Wednesday and Thursday (May 2-3) Kya, the lioness can been seen lunging and scratching at the glass. The young child, Jack, remains unfazed and merely stares at the hungry animal baring her teeth just inches away from his head. At one point he even attempts a short conversation with the furious cat. The face-off between boy and beast took place at a zoo in Portland, Oregon.

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Hungry zoo lion faces off with unfazed toddler

Thursday, May 03, 2012 - 01:12