Democrats Are Just Like Starlings

Throughout most of the United States, you can see large flocks of a blackish bird known as the common or European starling.  Their scientific name, Sturnus vulgaris, was given to them for obvious reasons.  They are noisy and have a very unpleasant voice, and they are very messy. Starlings were first introduced into the US by the noble efforts of a Shakespeare fan, Eugene Schieffelin.  He was the president of the American Acclimatization Society and made it his goal to introduce every bird that Read more […]