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#1 DMH_in_WA

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 04:28 AM

She's sending Ravens to taunt Californians. :D

But is it in locals' imaginations that they now seem to see ravens all over town?

The answer, apparently, is no.

“Ravens' numbers have exploded,” said Will Richardson, co-executive director of the Tahoe Institute for Natural Science. “They are very clever. They're very smart. They are very good at exploiting any niche they can find.”

Janice Follmer, a 20-year-resident of Crystal Bay, said she has noticed more ravens in the area over the past few years.

“They freaked me out,” said Follmer, who said she often passed a few of the birds while walking her dog, who recently died. “They're kind of scary. They just watch you. My old dog didn't move very fast and I thought they could just take my dog away.


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Posted 13 February 2013 - 05:10 AM

this is awesome lol.
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Posted 13 February 2013 - 06:09 AM

This description of a "group of ravens" is too much!

"That ganging up may account for the name given to groups of ravens. Unlike the cute-ish “covey of quails,” a group of ravens is referred to as an “unkindness” or a “conspiracy.” There it is, proof of the conspiracy!

A few years ago my family and I spent some time at the Grand Canyon and saw ravens. They are a lot larger than crows and kind of scary looking. Perfect mascot, don't you think?
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#4 Malkavian Raven

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Posted 13 February 2013 - 08:02 AM

There are a lot of ravens here in the Midwest, always see them on the side of the highways. Lots of trees nearby, so perfect weather, perfect hunting ground and perfecting nesting areas.

Now if I could just get rid of that red-tail hawk that keeps hanging around.
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Posted 13 February 2013 - 09:11 AM

They're also the guardians of the Crown of England. I think our mascot is pretty damn cool. http://en.wikipedia....Tower_of_London
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Posted 13 February 2013 - 09:28 AM

There are a lot of ravens here in the Midwest, always see them on the side of the highways. Lots of trees nearby, so perfect weather, perfect hunting ground and perfecting nesting areas.

Now if I could just get rid of that red-tail hawk that keeps hanging around.


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Posted 13 February 2013 - 09:29 AM

So they heeded my call... assembleeeee!
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 09:15 AM

So they heeded my call... assembleeeee!

So thats why Ray does that dance. It all makes perfect sense now

Intro Music: Hot in herre

Ray Lewis: Ravens Assembleeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!

*Proceeds to do Squirrel to summon the Flock*
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#9 Tank 92

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 04:51 PM

There are a lot of ravens here in the Midwest, always see them on the side of the highways. Lots of trees nearby, so perfect weather, perfect hunting ground and perfecting nesting areas.

Now if I could just get rid of that red-tail hawk that keeps hanging around.



Why do you want to get rid of the hawk? Hawks are cool to watch.
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#10 Malkavian Raven

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Posted 14 February 2013 - 06:43 PM

Why do you want to get rid of the hawk? Hawks are cool to watch.


I agree, hawks are cool to watch. Just not cool to watch them try to attack your pug on a regular basis.
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:11 PM

I agree, hawks are cool to watch. Just not cool to watch them try to attack your pug on a regular basis.



Got it. Full dog body armor? :-)
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:14 PM

Got it. Full dog body armor? :-)


That's a good idea. Now, where to get it.
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:18 PM

I was wondering why it has felt like MD the past few days....
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 07:26 PM

That's a good idea. Now, where to get it.



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Posted 14 February 2013 - 08:07 PM

This description of a "group of ravens" is too much!

"That ganging up may account for the name given to groups of ravens. Unlike the cute-ish “covey of quails,” a group of ravens is referred to as an “unkindness” or a “conspiracy.” There it is, proof of the conspiracy!

A few years ago my family and I spent some time at the Grand Canyon and saw ravens. They are a lot larger than crows and kind of scary looking. Perfect mascot, don't you think?

Imagining all of the 49er, Pats fans that are seriously considering this is making me lul! :D
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Posted 14 February 2013 - 11:25 PM

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