Date: 1/19/19 5:54 am From: Nancy PerleeBRISTOL <nperlee...> Subject: Re: [VTBIRD] Amazon Prime
Try Murder She Wrote set in Maine with California Quail calling in the background.
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> On Jan 19, 2019, at 6:24 AM, Michael Blust <blustm...> wrote: > > Opening scene of "Raiders of the Lost Ark". Very tense chase scene in the > jungle as a Willow Ptarmigan calls. Kinda ruined the mood! > > > >> On Fri, Jan 18, 2019 at 8:26 AM Ted Levin <tedlevin1966...> wrote: >> >> FYI: For those of you who subscribe to Amazon Prime, there is a very funny, >> very Jewish comedy *The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel* about an aspiring female >> comedian in the mid- to late-fifties. The show takes place mostly on the >> Upper West of Manhattan, with jaunts into coffee houses in the Village and >> up to resorts in the Catskills. >> >> The point of this email is that during several episodes in the second year >> (2018) the family spends the summer at Steiner's in the Borscht Belt, one >> of many Jewish resorts in the Catskills that were popular in the 40s, 50s, >> 60s, and 70s. In one episode, for a mere 15 seconds, there is a clip of a >> bird walk; the leader stops everyone, shooshes them, and then points out a >> singing Bicknell's thrush, which is *not* singing a thrush song. Of course, >> in 1959 there were no Bicknell thrushes; they were all considered >> gray-cheeks until Chris Rimmer and company separated them out, forty plus >> years later. >> >> Ted >> >