3 Matching Annotations
  1. Mar 2017
    1. This bird was thought to have been extinct for 100 years, with the creature passing into birding legend. Now, researchers have announced that they have found a population of the rare parrots hiding deep in the bush of Western Australia.

      Wow, incredible!!

  2. Feb 2017
    1. have taught them perhaps to repc.1l their Calechism and a few good Sentences, to read a Chapter and say their Prayers, tho perhaps with as little Understanding as a Par-rot, and fancied that this was Charm enough to se-cure them against the temptations of the present world and lo waft them to a better

      Polly want a cracker? Polly want a cracker? Polly want a cracker?

  3. Jan 2016
    1. People rightly tend to be mean to those they are sure are assholes, so continued interaction between them will probably only serve to reinforce their beliefs the other is acting in bad faith.

      This reminds me of the situation of a parrot in front of a mirror. Will he fall in love with the other, or will he start hating him, ignoring the fact that he is only seeing his reflection? Once he starts acting on one of the affections, positive feedback kicks in.