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Re: Yet more on dinosaur quad climbers
On Fri, Jul 12, 2013 at 02:49:03PM -0700, Mike Habib wrote:
> On Jul 12, 2013, at 2:24 PM, Ruben Safir <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> >> I imagine it wouldn't be bad at all, actually.
> > Then do it. Give a week just to be sure of the affect.
> And the effect you're predicting is, what, exactly?
> >> Jason is correct: a *lot* of birds use arm feathers for display.
> > That would be wrong. The wings are usually tucked away. There are
> > birds, like the bower bird, that are exceptions. But when moving around
> > and struting stuff, the wings are TUCKED away and the TAIL FEATHERS are
> > almost uniformally the display feathers from the red tail of the African
> > Grey Parrot to the Peacock.
> I gave you a long list of robust examples where the wings are used in
You gave an irrelivent list. I've made the proper points. You will
either come around or not. It matters not to me.