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  1. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    04 Jul '13 01:17
    http://phys.org/news/2013-07-cockatoos-puzzle-video.html#nRlv
    They tested these untrained birds ability to pick lock puzzles in several ways, showing real intelligence.
  2. Standard member RJHinds
    The Near Genius
    04 Jul '13 03:53
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    http://phys.org/news/2013-07-cockatoos-puzzle-video.html#nRlv
    They tested these untrained birds ability to pick lock puzzles in several ways, showing real intelligence.
    You seem to overlook the fact that they were created by an Intelligent Being.

    The Instructor
  3. 04 Jul '13 11:00
    Originally posted by RJHinds
    You seem to overlook the fact that they were created by an Intelligent Being.

    The Instructor
    No, you overlook the fact that you are not.
  4. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    05 Jul '13 23:47
    Originally posted by RJHinds
    You seem to overlook the fact that they were created by an Intelligent Being.

    The Instructor
    Nice way to troll a post.
  5. Subscriber Kewpie
    since 1-Feb-07
    06 Jul '13 03:57 / 1 edit
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    Nice way to troll a post.
    Actually it's a pretty feeble way. It's like the guy has his brain clamped in a vice and can only fit one thought in it.
  6. Standard member sonhouse
    Fast and Curious
    06 Jul '13 14:19
    Originally posted by Kewpie
    Actually it's a pretty feeble way. It's like the guy has his brain clamped in a vice and can only fit one thought in it.
    You didn't notice the sarcasm inherent in my little post?
  7. Standard member apathist
    looking for loot
    07 Jul '13 21:02
    Originally posted by sonhouse
    http://phys.org/news/2013-07-cockatoos-puzzle-video.html#nRlv
    They tested these untrained birds ability to pick lock puzzles in several ways, showing real intelligence.
    Don't read too much into it. Hell, don't read too much into your neighbor's ability to do this or that, either. I'm serious.