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Re: Waaay OT bird story


So what species of bird was it?
Cathy
On Friday, February 20, 2004, at 11:26 AM, Judy L Browning wrote:

from my friend Claudia


"YOU WON'T BELIEVE THIS ONE!"


Bill owns a company that manufactures and installs car wash systems.
Bill's company installed a car wash system in Frederick, Md. Now understand
that these are complete systems, including the money changer and money taking
machines.


The problem started when the new owner complained to Bill that he was losing
significant amounts of money from his coin machines each week. He went as far
as to accuse Bill's employees of having a key to the boxes and ripping him
off. Bill just couldn't believe that his people would do that, so they setup a
camera to catch the thief in action. Well, they did catch him on film!





That's a bird sitting on the change slot of the machine.




The bird had to go down into the machine, and back up inside to get to the
money!




That's three quarters he has in his beak! Another amazing thing is that it was
not just one bird -- there were several working together. Once they
identified the thieves, they found over $4000 in quarters on the roof of the
car wash and more under a nearby tree.





And you thought you heard of everything by now!!!


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