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  • The Auburn oak tree killer is in custody, but damage is already done(poisoned by a BAMA fan)

    02/17/2011 11:14:35 AM PST · by greatdefender · 63 replies
    Rivals-Yahoo! ^ | February 17, 2011 | Matt Hinton
    Today's lessons for would-be environmental vandals: If you're going to take it upon yourself to destroy a venerable icon beloved by hundreds of thousands of people, a) Pick a target that's not monitored by camera 24 hours a day, and b) Don't call in to the most popular radio show in the state to brag about your crime. Otherwise, you might end up like 62-year-old Alabama fan Harvey Almorn Updyke, better known now as "Al from Dadeville," who was arrested early this morning for allegedly applying a lethal dose of herbicide to a pair of 130-year-old oaks at Toomer's Corner,...