Saturday, July 15, 2017

dirty birds!

Yes, I did disturb these pigeons so I could
get this shot.  But they went right
back to their feast—and who goes out of
their way to feed them, I wonder?
One well-known New Yorker famously
called them "rats with wings" and
that does seem to be the general consensus.

[To see more b/w images, visit
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  1. Downtown Chicago use to be plagued by flocks of pigeons until the Board of Trade stopped throwing out grain samples. Now there are not so many. Those large flocks were messy.


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