Date: 9/28/19 9:38 am From: Alan Ryff <alryff...> Subject: Re: [birders] (Non-bird) Non-bird, Non-Political, Self-Serving Post
Well, Bob, that was an amazing introduction about you.And it touched me personally. When I was a student in Poland, my nickname was "Dudek",Polish for Hoopoe. My hair was long, wild and crest-like. Decades have since passed. My hair is no longer long and wild--just white.Alan
On Friday, September 27, 2019, 05:11:05 PM EDT, Bob Tarte <enslavedbyducks...> wrote:
In exchange for me super-modeling a handsome t-shirt with a Hoopoe on the front, bird-themed clothing company Birdtitude agreed to run an interview with me about birding – and to claim that I am "hilarious." Although this was a quid pro quo, no state or federal laws were broken.
NEW BOOK:FEATHER BRAINEDMy Bumbling Quest to Become a Birder and Find a Rare Bird On My Own
(University of Michigan Press)
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