Hi! From Georgechicken

Discussion in 'New Member Introductions' started by georgechicken, Mar 9, 2017.

  1. georgechicken

    georgechicken Just Hatched

    Mar 9, 2017
    My username is from a pet chicken my family had when I was a kid. We assumed she had been tossed off a passing farm truck by mischievous kids or maybe she planned her escape, either way she landed in our backyard. Of course we kept her - had her for a few years until she met her demise by way of another couple of mischievous kids. But that's a story for another day. My mother named her after George of the Jungle, a cartoon she thought was cute at the time. But she suffered from a brain fart. What George's name should've been was Super, after Super Chicken which was a segment on the George of the Jungle cartoon. When we realized her mixup, our biggest concern was that poor George wouldn't want a boy's name. But that was before we knew that some chickens actually are boys. Actually, I don't think we ever knew that. I only recently came to that realization. George never left us any eggs except for the ones that my neighbor friends would put in her(?) sleeping area. We were so excited when we found the eggs! They kept their little secret for some time and got a lot of chuckles out of our reactions to George's magnificence. In memory of George, who taught me how to speak chicken:
  2. redsoxs

    redsoxs Chicken Obsessed

    Jul 17, 2011
    North Central Kansas
    Greetings again, georgechicken, and [​IMG]! That video made me laugh! [​IMG] George sounded like quite a bird!!
  3. BlueBaby

    BlueBaby Overrun With Chickens

    Hello, and welcome to BYC!
  4. Pork Pie Ken

    Pork Pie Ken Flockless Premium Member

    Jan 30, 2015
    Africa - near the equator
  5. N F C

    N F C phooey! Premium Member Project Manager

    Dec 12, 2013

    It's nice to have you here!
  6. drumstick diva

    drumstick diva Still crazy after all these years. Premium Member

    Aug 26, 2009
    Out to pasture
    Loved the cartoon. Hope you will enjoy BYC as much as we do.

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