Lexica (lexica510) wrote,
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Bicyclists: Beware of killer magpies!

Apparently magpies are a big problem for Australian bicyclists, due to their habit of attacking cyclists as they ride by. People have died as the result of Australian magpie attacks. Various homebrewed solutions to repel the birds have been created, but as this video shows, magpies are persistent:

Tags: australia, bikes, birds, video, wildlife
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