Date: 10/31/19 5:57 pm
From: janine robin <janinerobin1982...>
Subject: Re: [LABIRD-L] Millet for sparrows
Trying to compliment a male birder on his checklist...the message read was
'I really liked your lust" instead of list....I was very embarrassed.
Rosalie, no worries, got a nice chuckle out of your faux pas.

On Thu, Oct 31, 2019, 7:01 PM James V Remsen <najames...> wrote:

> Roselie/LABIRD: we’ve all been the victims of auto-correct on LABIRD or
> elsewhere, so all is forgiven. In fact, we might start a glossary of
> frequently auto-corrected terms to have handy for translation. So far, I
> can think of:
>
> “rectories” = rectrices
> “empires” = empids
>
> I know there are others.
>
> ===================
>
> Dr. J. V. Remsen
> Prof. of Natural Science and Curator of Birds
> Museum of Natural Science/Dept. Biological Sciences
> LSU, Baton Rouge, LA 70803
> najames<at>LSU.edu
>
> > On Oct 31, 2019, at 6:23 PM, Roselie Overby <rosebird8791...>
> wrote:
> >
> > I just saw my earlier message about the DE Junco that I typed on my
> iPhone.
> > Darn autocorrect had it feeding on mullet! White proso millet is the
> > preferred food. Two more White-throated Sparrows joined the other this
> > afternoon.
> >
> > Roselie Overby
>
>
 
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