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Surfer had joked about sharks before fatal attack

When Lucas Ransom and Matthew Garcia waded into the heavy surf with their bodyboards to challenge 6- to 8-foot waves, the Northern California college students knew there was a possibility — albeit a remote one — that they could be attacked by sharks that feed on seals, sea lions and other marine mammals.“I heard they were joking about that. Every surfer kind of has that in the back of your h
/ Source: TODAY contributor