Singing Bird Misinformation Clock

This clock is sitting on the shelf at our local Walgreen's drug store.

Singing Bird Clock



I've thought of buying them out just to prevent them from falling into the wrong hands, but I'm afraid that will just encourage them to stock more. You can click on the above photo to see it bigger at flickr or just look at the partial close-up below.

Singing Bird Clock


Of course I'd prefer a Birdorable clock anyway, if I'm looking for a bird-themed wall clock (even if they don't sing).

T-Shirt Tuesday: Coed Naked Birding

In this week's T-Shirt Tuesday I'd like to highlight another classic funny birding design, first introduced in 2008: Coed Naked Birding. Coed Naked sports t-shirts were really popular way back in the late 1980s. It's about time this silly design trope comes back, if you ask me. Combining...

Book Review: The Stokes Field Guide to the Birds

The Stokes Field Guide to the Birds of North America by Donald & Lillian Stokes. First published 2010. As reviewed and pictured: Softcover, 792 pages. The Stokes Field Guide to the Birds of North America is an amazingly comprehensive new photographic guide. Over 850 species are covered, ranging from...

Book Review: Birds of the West Indies

Birds of the West Indies by Norman Arlott. First published 2010. Norman Arlott's Birds of the West Indies is part of Princeton University Press' Illustrated Checklist series, but the compact, fully illustrated book seems more like a full guide to me. More than 550 bird species are covered, each...

Bird Blog & Online Contests for July 2011

Here’s a list of current (as of July 4th) blog & online contests by birders, for birders, and/or offering bird- or birder-themed prizes. Click on the links to learn more, check eligibility, and enter to win! If you are running a contest or know of something that should...