Reader: Stars of mountain lion video narrowly missed winning a Darwin Award

Yesterday, we posted footage shot by a Salida man who

approached a mountain lion inside an open garage

. Comments from this much-viewed post ranged from suggestions that the cat wasn't large enough to do much real damage to amazement that these guys got away unscathed. Here's one of the funniest examples of the latter.

Joe McQuillen writes:

Swing and a miss for Darwin.

For more memorable takes, visit our Comment of the Day archive.

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