A former Eagle Scout, Digg founder and Google Ventures partner Kevin Rose would seem to be the rare techie who is equally handy behind a computer or in a back-alley raccoon fight.
On Sunday, he uploaded a YouTube video that proves it. The clip, which has racked up 2.7 million views, opens with a written disclaimer:
At 1:00am I heard my dog Toaster crying and yelping in pain. I discovered a raccoon attacking him.
I do not encourage animal violence. I wanted to get the wild animal as far away from us as possible. Toaster is ok, but has some claw and bite marks.
The raccoon, on the other hand ...