Atheism requires as much faith as religion? bearvspuma : The only problem with this rationalization is that ita s assuming all athiests are so because theya re intelligent in the ways of science and reasoning and all people that believe in a form of god are unintelligent.
I guess my seed didn't germinate. No punsters this morning, or the cat has everyone's tongue. Ah, life. We are trapped in this cage surviving on what is presented to us. Ideas are like seeds. They can make you sing like a canary, but alas, they always wind up on the floor as poop. But they may give the birdie the impetus and inspiration to break free of its confinement and fly away. It flew the coop to bigger and better things.
<quoted text> Hummingbirds feeding on gnats is a sight to behold. I picked one up that knocked itself silly hitting a window and then let it go. It finally made it to a nearby tree, but sure took the long way to it. You can snap your neck trying to follow their flight.
I have heard that hummingbirds catch rides on Canada geese, but I don't believe it. I think they eat bugs on the way.
When they migrate they don't follow the flowers, they follow the bugs. The bugs are the first thing to show in Spring and the last to go in Fall.
The Rufous Hummingbird migrates from Mexico to Alaska. One of the longest bird migrations around.
I have an exceptional amount of house finches and two other larger species of bird hitting my hummer feeders hard this year. Strange, they haven't eaten fruit I have left out, but they love that sugar water. Must be some plant the drought and fires got last year isn't around much this year.