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Crows Meet the Gray Jay

February 27, 2017

In this comic, the crows mistake the Gray Jay, the unofficial bird of Canada, with another famous Canadian.

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    Crows Meet the Gray Jay

    Comic written and illustrated by Ryan Reid

    Panel 1: CROWS are having lunch, GRAY JAY is perched on a nearby rock.

    CROW 1

    Who’s that guy?

    CROW 2

    That’s GRAY JAY, the unofficial bird of Canada.

    Panel 2

    CROW 1

    Hey, I’m a bird. What makes him more unofficially Canadian than me?

    Panel 3: GRAY JAY doing yoga.

    CROW 2 (voice over)

    Well, he loves yoga

    Panel 4: GRAY JAY and CROW 1 selfie.

    CROW 2 (voice over)

    And taking selfies

    Panel 5: GRAY JAY holding a marijuana leaf.

    CROW 2 (voice over)

    and he’s keen on legalizing marijuana

    Panel 6: CROW 1 showing a picture of Justin Trudeau to CROW 2.

    CROW 1

    You just mixed up a GRAY JAY with the Prime Minister of Canada.

    CROW 2

    Did I?

    Panel 7: CROWS watch in wonder as their lunch is taken away by birds entirely off panel except for their feet.

    CROW 2

    Then whose security detail just stole your lunch?

    CROW 1

    He’s so dreamy I don’t even care.