Saturday, October 11, 2008

Parrot Legends

http://www.nytimes.com/2008/10/12/books/review/Gottlieb-t.html

New York Times
12 October 2008

My Parrot, My Self

By ANTHONY GOTTLIEB

[...] The antics of parrots have long been deemed newsworthy, especially in Britain, where the BBC has covered dozens of supposedly true stories about them in the past decade. Almost every such report has been prefigured in a folk tale, novel or poem[.] [...]