« Previous | Main | Next »

August 30, 2013

INSPIRING

A bald eagle released in a packed auditorium at an Oklahoma university tried to take a detour out of the room, but came to an abrupt stop when it slammed into a window and dropped to the ground

(Thanks to Jay Brandes)

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

I can't decide whether to say the eagle was thinking that Oral Roberts University blows and a line about faith healing after the incident.

Franklin wanted a turkey symbol. Just sayin'.

Majestic.

bird brain.....

Yeah, the bird brain is the trainer who agreed to fly him indoors.

It's a good thing there were plenty of professors and stuff on hand to figure out what might have been wrong with this plan. (Form a committee. Investigate. Issue report with recommendations for averting future incidents. Elevate understanding and raise awareness among all faculty and students of bald-eagle flight habits. Open window.)

What could possibly go wrong?

Does anyone happen to know if "Oral" was his given name or a nickname from later in life?

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been posted. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Your Information

(Name and email address are required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

-
 
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Copyright | About The Miami Herald | Advertise