Archive for July 14th, 2017

Well-Trained Blue Jay, Golden Gate Park: Will Pose for Photos for Peanuts – Just Hold One Hand High in the Air

Friday, July 14th, 2017

As seen in the former Strybing Free Garden (which got replaced by the non-Strybing, non-free garden) in Golden Gate Park, back when it was still called Strybing Arboretum

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You’d hold up a peanut and then this Western Scrub Jay would fly over, grab the nuts, and then hang out on your hand for a few seconds, enough time for your friend to take a shot. What a lightweight animal, thought I.

(Or maybe it’s people what are the well-trained ones…)

GREENPEACE, San Francisco: “It’s Called Tourist Season, So Why Can’t We Shoot ‘Em?”

Friday, July 14th, 2017

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Donor Gives, But with Strings Attached: “FREE, MUST TAKE BOTH”

Friday, July 14th, 2017

I guess the giver didn’t want to break up this family:

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Bossy, bossy!