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Re: Yech. Poor birdies:-(

Heh... guessing they are starlings, beak is rather pointed...  

Are tehy likely to be fisheaters?
J. L., Bird Killer extraordinaire.
On Thu, 21 May 1998 tayers at bridge_com wrote:

> >>>>> "MB" == Mark Binkley <mbinkley at earthling_net> writes:
> MB> Are you sure they're not starlings?  I'm no birder, though, so I don't
> MB> really know.
> Are the yellow beaks really pointy and sharp looking? Then they are
> starlings, _European_ Starlings probably. They are an exotic
> species. You should feel the same amount of sadness at their death as
> you would the death of a few carp or mosquitofish. (However much
> sadness that is. :-})
> Hope you have a very nice day, :-)
> Tim Ayers                                        tayers at bridge_com
> St. Paul, Minnesota
> Bridge, Inc.                                        www.bridge.com
> P.S. I'm not a birder either. So I may be wrong. I just feel like
> risking "Foot-in-mouth" disease today.

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