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Re: Dr. Bakker and Dinosaur intellegence (was: Fwd: Bakkermania!)

Ever see a Secretary Bird kill a snake?  They stand on one leg, and kick
the bejeebers out of it, also ocasionally grasping the snake with one
foot and slamming it repeatedly into the ground.  There you go.


Kevin Denison (Shred) wrote:

> I'd tend to agree with this as it seems that animals like Deinonychus were 
> built
> for taking down prey much larger than themselves.  I can't imagine any 
> animal, no
> matter how agile, hopping around on one foot trying to use it's major killing
> weapon.