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Thousands of blackbirds fall from sky dead

Dan East (318230) writes | more than 3 years ago

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Dan East (318230) writes "In a fashion worthy of a King or Hitchcock novel, yesterday blackbirds began to fall from the sky dead. Somewhere between 4,000 and 5,000 birds rained down on the small town of Beeb, Arkansas, with no visible trauma. Officials are making wild guesses as to what happened — lightning strike, high-altitude hail, or perhaps trauma from the sound of New Year's fireworks killed them."
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Beebe, not Beeb. (1)

cxbrx (737647) | more than 3 years ago | (#34741472)

The submission has a typo, this happened in Beebe, Arkansas [wikipedia.org] .
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