Fall from grace
Jeffrey “Jeff” Foiles must have once thought he had it all. For more than a decade, everything he touched turned to gold.
What started as a cottage industry – making bird calls during his lunch breaks – grew into a brand for all things fowl hunting…his own hunting club, corporate sponsorships, personal appearances at gun shows, a fan base, autograph sessions…and commercial hunting videos. The boy from Pleasant Hill, Illinois had come a long way.
An interview with a Reptile Man
SNAKES SCARE MOST PEOPLE. PERSON SEES A SNAKE. PERSON
RUNS AWAY. Michael Ralbovsky of Rainforest Reptile Shows does the
opposite. He drives for six to seven hours to rescue them. I have little
appreciation for manatees or reptiles. If I see a snake or manatee, I’ll hang around just long enough to make sure that it and I are moving in opposite directions.