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This video remedies that injustice, showcasing an owl doing a butterfly stroke in Lake Michigan.Swimming Owls, Jane Krakowski’s Peter Pan Live! Audition, and More Viral Videos|The Daily Beast Video|December 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It is built not in a long bun, but in a half-loaf of fresh, tawny-crusted Italian bread.The Jersey Shore’s Biggest Weiners Are at Jimmy Buff’s|Jane & Michael Stern|June 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Fernandez-Duque discovered that owl monkeys are the only reliably monogamous mammal species.
Owl monkey offspring get an inordinate amount of care from their fathers.
Heads the Owl Monkey Project, which has been studying owl monkeys in Argentina for 18 years.
The old owl no longer hooted, and the water-oaks had ceased to moan as they bent their heads.The Awakening and Selected Short Stories|Kate Chopin
Now under the ivy-laden branches of a tall old tree an owl startles them with its shriek.Checkmate|Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu
He peers out through his black-rimmed eyeglasses with the solemnity of an owl—but you should hear his songs!The Real Latin Quarter|F. Berkeley Smith
Others sit, on the full stare, eyes fixed as those of an owl, upon the speaker.The Ladies' Book of Etiquette, and Manual of Politeness|Florence Hartley
A contemporary pamphleteer compared him to an owl in the sunshine pursued and pecked to death by flights of tiny birds.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay