I'm linking to Michelle's Nature Notes (#407), Carmi's Thematic Photographic 395 - Letters, Eileeninmd's Saturday's Critters #160, and Anni's I'd Rather B Birdin'. Each host has wonderful pics of their own, plus plenty of other contributors.
Here's another picture of that New Year's Eve hawk in D.C.:
Typical platter bird scene:
For letters, I'm going with Manhattan Pizza. In Virginia. (BTW, cold leftover pizza is great with morning coffee.)
Oh, about my post title:
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