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Could San Francisco’s Pigeons be Both “Flying Rats” And “Family Birds?”

Wednesday, June 2nd, 2010

Anrica Deb at Mission Local today asks whether the harmless pigeon is a Winged Rat or Family Bird? 

But why should it be one or the other? The correct is answer is that San Francisco’s Official Bird is both winged rat and family boid.

As seen here, where the traffic signal-loving rock doves of Mid-Market have set up a new nest, after the Owner Move-In eviction that occurred recently at the amber light.

See? It’s a new nest for our family-oriented pigeons. The LEDs act as incubator lamps when the parents are out making a mess of Mid-Market:

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Que bueno!