Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Sun Aug 26 21:32:15 UTC 2012

At 8/26/2012 04:25 PM, Wilson Gray wrote:
>I may be all fucked up on this point, but I've long been under the
>impression the the bird - a cuckoo - is "_coo-coo_ for Cocoa Puffs."

I know.  Doves say "coo-coo"; cuckoo birds say "cuckoo".


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