Subject: Y2K #001 - NORTHERN HAWK OWL Date: Jan 2 09:55:03 2000 From: Susi and Dale - susidale at home.com
Does everybody understand that the "new millennium" will not begin until January of 2001? Sorry if it hurts any feelings, but the century/millennium didn't change yet.
----- Original Message ----- From: Jim McCoy <jfmccoy at earthlink.net> To: <Pterodroma at aol.com>; <tweeters at u.washington.edu>; <dipper at inch.com> Sent: Sunday, January 02, 2000 2:50 AM Subject: RE: Y2K #001 - NORTHERN HAWK OWL
> Congratulations, Richard! This is a terrific story. I had > contemplated sending out a message asking after people's > millennium birds, but never got around to it. I was mildly > pleased to hear and subsequently see a flicker for my first, > instead of the crow I was expecting, especially since it was > one of my first favorites as a child. I knew somebody out > there could surely do better than that, but I didn't dream > anyone would come up with something so good as a northern > hawk owl! If you could live long enough, you'd still be > bragging about this one at the next millennium. ;) > > So, OK, anybody else out there have a good first bird for the > new millennium? We'll have to concede the "#1 #1" to Richard, > but let's have some honorable mentions... > > Jim McCoy > jfmccoy at earthlink.net > Redmond, WA > > >