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From Bloomberg:

Wolverines Return to California, Scaring Bears, Mountain Lions  

May 14 (Bloomberg) — There’s a sure way to coax a wolverine from hiding: Nail raw chicken to trees, place deer carcasses on the ground and season the area with skunk glands.

Finding enough chicken meat at the local Safeway to keep the wolverine returning is another matter.

“I’d go into the store every Sunday night before they restocked and buy everything they had left,’’ said Katie Moriarty, a 26-year-old biology student involved in the effort to track the first wolverine officially sighted in California since 1922.

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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