It’s been a bad summer for bear attacks. In one week seven people in five states have been mauled by bears. Since you can’t hike in a suit of armor, how do you protect yourself from a bear attack? Experts suggest that if you’re caught off guard by a charging bear, back away slowly. If the bear continues to move toward you, lie down, cover your face and neck with your hands and arms and play dead. Hopefully the bear won’t see you as a threat. And you can escape with your life. We have the What Doesn’t Kill you makes you stronger t shirts, except bears, bears will kill you t shirt!