Holiday Chickens

Despite my carefully crafted holiday gift guide, I instead received this:

It’s not totally random. A few years back we were driving in Maine and pulled into an old antique store. You know the type: an old barn stuffed with all sorts of old junk, from dusty accordions, to cast iron skillets to discarded taxidermy. In this store I saw this beautiful stuffed chicken which I totally wanted to get, but somehow I ended up not doing it and have regretted it since. Thus, supercool wife decided to, well, get me a taxidermy chicken.

He now resides in my office to keep me company. I can’t wait until the students come back and start complaining about their grades. Then I can just lift up my hand and say “Nope, go tell it to the bird…”

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11 Responses to Holiday Chickens

  1. Dr. O says:

    That’s a nice chicken.

  2. gerty-z says:

    that is excellent!

  3. Zen Faulkes says:

    Gotta agree with Drugmonkey on this one.

  4. tideliar says:

    hahaha, excellent. Along with Happy Monkey & Goats on Fire, I have new one – go tell it to the chicken

  5. proflikesubstance says:

    You realize it is a rooster, right?

  6. drugmonkey says:

    could have been worse. much worse!

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