Crow has ulterior motives


#1

Originally published at: http://boingboing.net/2017/02/08/crow-has-ulterior-motives.html


#2

‘Crow has ulterior motives’

Yes. Always.


#3


#4

Someone should have known that corvids have a reputation as tool users. They just haven’t worked out how to get credit cards so they can use Home Depot.


#5

So crow stealing spoon. And here’s Crow with a knife. Next, crow with a fork?


#6

Yeah he probably had a bowl of cereal getting soggy somewhere. He needed that spoon stat!


#7

Well, not all of us were born with it already in our mouths.


#8


#9

mmmm. . . блестящий!


#10

In the Corvidae hierarchy of needs, “shiny” ranks well above “yummy.”


#11

Wait, the office workers have windows they can open?


#12

Right. That’s just what Putin wants you to think.


#13

­ Yet.


#14

I liked watching it work out the weight and balance.


#15

I wasn’t surprised by this. One time I saw a crow casually flying overhead with a blue plastic coat hanger in it’s mouth.


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#17

It almost seemed like it was trying to dump the excess snow.


#18

It’s Russia. For those days when it just isn’t worth it.


#19

Needed that fork to complete his set.


#20

This is just like the do-godders sending crap to third world countries that they can’t use- it’s hard to make sure you’re giving them want THEY need, not what YOU want to give.