Voices | OVERHEARD

Bird brain

Australian man: If crows are so smart, why don’t they know that humans have little interest in climbing a tree they are nesting in to steal their eggs?

— Yoyogi Park, Shibuya-ku, Tokyo. Overheard by The Japan Times On Sunday

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