Yeah, I heard that, too - I was laughing when they talked about the crows knowing them and passing on the info so those two guys are never free from cawing - Tippi Hedren has some tips for those guys.
Tokyo is currently plauged by crows.
And here I was waiting for Dumbo to show up.My wife was in Bodega Bay this past May but doesn't recognize any of these guys.
"Be kind to crows"--CampaspeAnd sea gulls...
Good grief. I'm headed to the metro where I'd be bumping beaks with crows of all sizes.Best Anti-aging Products
Hitchcock praised the intelligence of his crows in The Birds, he said they could understand anything. They even read the storyboards with interest, I believe.
I should have reminded everybody but The Swan starring Grace Kelly and Van Dyke Parks is on Turner Classic Movies right this minute.
David, I might have known you'd like that movie too...
Are you familair with Van Dyke? He's quite a character. A child prodigy he studied music composition with Percy Grainger. After his actign career he famously collaborated with Brian Wilson on a great number of songs for the legenday "Smile" album and has produced numerous albums of his own material. He also did arrangements for Randy Newman and Ry Cooder.
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In other corvid news, the BBC reports that rooks will recreate Aesop's fables on their own. They will use pebbles to raise the height of water in a glass in order to bring water (or in this case, a worm) close enough for their beaks to reach:http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/8181233.stm
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