HA! "Hen in Mexican village lays rare eggs with green shells"!

Discussion in 'Chicken Behaviors and Egglaying' started by skatcatla, Jan 30, 2008.

  1. skatcatla

    skatcatla Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I was on Yahoo just now and saw this "News story" video from the AP. Apparently they are all mystified why this chicken lays green eggs. Does this reporter not know about Americaunas and EEs????

    This is hilarious. I'd provide a link if I can but it won't give me a seperate link. I found it on the Yahoo.com main page.
     
  2. ebbtide

    ebbtide Out Of The Brooder

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    Lol....I just read that story myself. Ya beat me to the punch. [​IMG] I laughed my butt off when I watched the video. Must be a slow day in da newz huh? [​IMG]

    http://www.yahoo.com/s/795233
     
  3. coloradochick

    coloradochick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I saw that lastnight on our channel 9 News!!! It was the end of the cast teaser story. And the newswoman says at the end "Only in Mexico". They were all dumbfounded about these eggs.

    But really I do understand, I had know idea, nor did any of my family, the multitudes of breeds there really are. They should have done a little more research though being on the news and all. [​IMG]
     
  4. herechickchick

    herechickchick Chillin' With My Peeps

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    Our news media does not research ANYTHING before they broadcast it. That is why I do not watch the news, EVER! I do listen to NPR daily and I have found them to be very reliable. Most news stations are SO pathetic!
     
  5. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

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  6. skatcatla

    skatcatla Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I sent an email to the AP news editor just to let them know. :-D
     
  7. Dawn419

    Dawn419 Lost in the Woods

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    It'll be interesting to see if you hear back from them!

    Dawn
     
  8. Keleka

    Keleka Chillin' With My Peeps

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    GAhen Chillin' With My Peeps

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    I saw the same thing???I wondered what was different about these eggs from my green eggs. That just proves you can not trust the media....They do not know what they are talking about most of the time...
     
  10. newchickowner

    newchickowner Chillin' With My Peeps

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    someone ought to send the AP a link to this thread so they can see just how stupid they look right now!!!
     

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