I was planning on totally messing with Sweden later today, but now I'm not too sure after watching this guy successfully scare off a charging bear by shouting at it. It's the first time I've ever seen that "make yourself big and yell" advice in practical use, which makes for way more interesting viral videos than "play dead and hope the bear goes away".



If you doubt the power of Nordic yelling, perhaps you need to see "Mieskuoro Huutajat" the Finnish screaming men's choir: