May 4th is International Respect for Chickens day: some chicken-related links to help you celebrate. (yeah, I know it's also Star Wars Day but everybody's doing that).
I'm not at all surprised to hear this: Large Broods Drive Bird Parents to an Early Grave.
Dirty Money: A Microbial Jungle Thrives In Your Wallet.
This video compilation will bring a smile to your day: Kids Getting Stuck in Things. Need another smile? College Kid Lets Elderly Woman Trapped in Elevator Sit on Him.
ICYMI, Thursday's links are here, and include a U.S. military expert's plan to deploy Godzilla, what the shape of your nose says about your quality as a mate, and fart-collecting backpacks for cows.