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#1 Jan 06 2012 at 2:36 AM Rating: Excellent
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I live on a street that consists mainly of little terrace houses with iron lacework built in the 1800's. A few of the blocks have been consolidated as a pair, and larger, modern double story houses built on the double-wide land. For ten years a nice Chinese man with two very cute and very nasty, white, curly-haired dogs lived on the corner. He'd take his dogs walking every evening, and stop and feed the pigeons. If I walked by him and he had his dogs, one in particular would growl and bare his teeth and lunge at me. And at everyone else. And at passing cars.

Eventually I heard that this man's pigeon -feeding was the basis of a neighbourhood feud. You see, no-one on the street has room for a garage. Everyone parks on the street, under large Plane trees that provide beautiful shade in the Summer. Not only do our sweet, large-eyed Australian possums run up and down the electrical wires, and in and out of the plane trees, and piss all over the cars below, but so do a large quantity of pigeons. Not piss. Poo. On the cars. Below.

Now, I have always enjoyed the sound of pigeons cooing outside. But apparently a lot of the neighbours were unhappy their cars received almost daily libations of pigeon poo. Now no-one was complaining about the possums because the huge quantity of possums around here are wild and shy and nocturnal and stay out of sight generally. But they had some-one to blame for the pigeons. Because some-one fed the pigeons.

It was a generally held truth that if the pigeons weren't fed, there would be far less of them around. Especially daily. I am a tiny bit dubious about this, because Melbourne has sparrows and pigeons like flying mice and rats, in general. However, some neighbours were greatly in earnest in blaming the pigeon-feeding-man for their car woes. This thought fed great wrath in their bosoms, and whenever the Chinese pigeon-feeding-man was out walking his dogs, he wound up almost daily being buttonholed by an irate neighbour or two who told him to stop feeding the pigeons. For ten years.

Pigeon Feeding man, instead of bowing to public pressure, decided to keep feeding the pigeons, and suffer a nervous breakdown instead, because he couldn't cope with years of neighbourly abuse, insults and finally threats to his property, personal safety and life. He really suffered under his nervous breakdown, and finally had to move away. That was two years ago, and I am reminded of the whole contretemps as I listen to the pigeon gently cooing outside my window right now.

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Wait. Is lolgaxe the neighbor and Alma the pigeon feeding man...? Does this mean we can expect a lovely nervous breakdown soon?

It's been so loooong....
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That was a cute story and well written, made me smile. Smiley: grin
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I take it the pigeons didn't move away wholesale when they stopped getting fed.
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There's a plaza not far from my house where people feed the pigeons. There's a posted sign saying not to, but whatever.

I only really notice more pigeons in the area when they're actually on the bricks eating whatever people have dropped for them.

On the other hand, the pigeon population as a whole has declined a bit (and gotten much healthier overall) since the peregrines came back.

I'm surprised the possums don't eat enough eggs to check the pigeon population there. Or maybe they do, dunno!
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That was a cute story and well written, made me smile. Smiley: grin

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That was a cute story and well written, made me smile. Smiley: grin

Did you read to the end? Smiley: dubious
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Pigeon Feeding man, instead of bowing to public pressure, decided to keep feeding the pigeons, and suffer a nervous breakdown instead, because he couldn't cope with years of neighbourly abuse, insults and finally threats to his property, personal safety and life. He really suffered under his nervous breakdown, and finally had to move away.
Maybe SillyXSara really hates pigeons and thinks he deserves what he got?
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Whether or not feeding the birds caused more poo on the cars, I don't have a lot of sympathy for a guy that chooses to continue with the unnecessary practice despite the obvious discomfort he's causing his neighbors.

I doubt the birds were starving.
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Wait. Is lolgaxe the neighbor and Alma the pigeon feeding man...?
I'd be the guy shooting the pigeons with a bb gun.
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Belkira wrote:
Wait. Is lolgaxe the neighbor and Alma the pigeon feeding man...? Does this mean we can expect a lovely nervous breakdown soon?

It's been so loooong....

No, the pigeons are Alma and the Chinese man is everyone that "debates" with him to keep him around here.
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Wait. Is lolgaxe the neighbor and Alma the pigeon feeding man...? Does this mean we can expect a lovely nervous breakdown soon?

It's been so loooong....

No, the pigeons are Alma and the Chinese man is everyone that "debates" with him to keep him around here.


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I deal with pigeons, seagulls, and starlings all the time at the harbor. Every once and a while I have to clean my uniform from a deposit. Every once in a while I also have to clean up the remains of a pigeon killed by one of the area falcons.
The restaurants in the area ask folks not to feed the birds around their outdoor seating.
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Elinda wrote:

Whether or not feeding the birds caused more poo on the cars, I don't have a lot of sympathy for a guy that chooses to continue with the unnecessary practice despite the obvious discomfort he's causing his neighbors.

I doubt the birds were starving.


I don't give a damn whether the birds were starving or whether the pore pore neighbours were "uncomfortable" with what he did -

They had no right to command him not to feed the birds - or harass him when he did.

I feel uncomfortable with people driving cars period - but hey, I just suck it up cause I have no right how to tell other people to live their lives. If they were traumatized by bird poo - boo frigging hoo.
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Elinda wrote:

Whether or not feeding the birds caused more poo on the cars, I don't have a lot of sympathy for a guy that chooses to continue with the unnecessary practice despite the obvious discomfort he's causing his neighbors.

I doubt the birds were starving.


I don't give a damn whether the birds were starving or whether the pore pore neighbours were "uncomfortable" with what he did -

They had no right to command him not to feed the birds - or harass him when he did.

I feel uncomfortable with people driving cars period - but hey, I just suck it up cause I have no right how to tell other people to live their lives. If they were traumatized by bird poo - boo frigging hoo.

Overreact much?
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Olorinus wrote:
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Whether or not feeding the birds caused more poo on the cars, I don't have a lot of sympathy for a guy that chooses to continue with the unnecessary practice despite the obvious discomfort he's causing his neighbors.

I doubt the birds were starving.


I don't give a damn whether the birds were starving or whether the pore pore neighbours were "uncomfortable" with what he did -

They had no right to command him not to feed the birds - or harass him when he did.

I feel uncomfortable with people driving cars period - but hey, I just suck it up cause I have no right how to tell other people to live their lives. If they were traumatized by bird poo - boo frigging hoo.


Since it was their neighborhood as well, I'm pretty sure they had every right to ask him to stop. It's part of living in a neighborhood with other people.

And as far as the harassment when he did not stop, you wanna feel bad for the guy? sh*t goes both ways, I'm sure that they didn't start threatening him the first time he threw a handful of bread out to the birds, instead after the asked him to stop and he refused to, and then refused to over the years.

As for the feeding not being the reason they were there... I'm sure it made matters worse. There are hundreds of seagulls in the city I live, but there are none by my house. They congregate where there is food. If one of my neighbors started feeding them and luring them to my neighborhood, I'd be a little upset about the noise and seagull droppings. And just because they live in the general area doesn't mean that it wouldn't be my neighbor's fault that they were sh*tting on, and squawking around, my house and property.

Don't act like this crazy little man is some innocent victim here.

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Also, Head Pigeons.


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Overreact much?


I live life to the fullest. What can I say?

Personally, I prefer it if people don't get into my business, and I don't get into theirs. I disagree with all sorts of things people do, and you know what, generally I don't even mention it, unless I think it is infringing upon their safety (a friend bicycling without a helmet for example).

Bullying someone because they're different (and yes, that includes differences like "thinks feeding birds is fine" vs "hates birds") is crap. The car is headed to the scrap heap in the end - if you don't want to clean bird poo off of it, don't own a car. Stop being such a victim. There is a world outside of your petty little preferences, and frankly it doesn't revolve around you.

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also the story made me cry a little. I am a big softie
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Bullying someone because they're different (and yes, that includes differences like "thinks feeding birds is fine" vs "hates birds") is crap. The car is headed to the scrap heap in the end - if you don't want to clean bird poo off of it, don't own a car. Stop being such a victim. There is a world outside of your petty little preferences, and frankly it doesn't revolve around you.


Yes, everyone in the neighborhood was wrong (even the ones not threatening/bullying him, just asking him to stop. I'm sure that everyone who wished he would stop wasn't out there bullying him). Not the old man being a stubborn ass to his neighbors.

When multiple people are angry at you for doing something repeatedly, there may be a chance that it's not them, it's you.


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There is a world outside of your petty little preferences, and frankly it doesn't revolve around you.


This little quote here easily applies to the single old man who felt his preference to feed the birds every day was more important than the annoyance he was being to multiple neighbors.
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There is a world outside of your petty little preferences, and frankly it doesn't revolve around you.

Exactly.
#22Olorinus, Posted: Jan 06 2012 at 9:53 PM, Rating: Sub-Default, (Expand Post) or to the birds, which are also living creatures, who frankly don't give a damn about the paint job on your car
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Meh, I think it's nice the guy stuck with it, but I hate that it caused him so much pain in the end.

He liked walking his dogs, and I imagine he grew attached to the birds, as well. It would be very difficult to continue walking your dog and see the birds get excited to see you and think you have food for them, and just walk by them. The birds don't understand, and they will stick around for quite a while waiting for him to feed them. For a bleeding heart like me, it would be difficult to see those birds waiting and waiting to be fed.

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That was a cute story and well written, made me smile. Smiley: grin

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Pigeon Feeding man, instead of bowing to public pressure, decided to keep feeding the pigeons, and suffer a nervous breakdown instead, because he couldn't cope with years of neighbourly abuse, insults and finally threats to his property, personal safety and life. He really suffered under his nervous breakdown, and finally had to move away.
From the information given everyone over-reacted except our lovely story-teller so from the perspective of feeling sorry for no one I think it's funny that everyone lost and the way I read it all the characters were pretty comical. If it was written to convince me more that he was a sweet old man that tried to explain he cared for the pigeons maybe it would be sad but how I read it everyone was being silly.
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We really get upset about a guy feeding birds because of some harmless bird poop?
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We really get upset about a guy feeding birds because of some harmless bird poop?
If by harmless you ignore that it causes things like ocular histoplasmosis, salmonella, E.coli, respiratory histoplasmosis, cryptococcosis, and meningitis then yeah, those people were wrong for wanting to get rid of those birds and that old man was totally in the right to continue feeding the birds.
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I guess they shouldn't have cars then, since I would hazard a guess that the health costs of cars outweigh the health costs of bird poo by a wide margin. Hard to tell, I had a hard time finding any article that outlined the health costs of pigeons, but when I googled

The health cost of cars came up with:


There are lots of reasons to dislike cars - yet if this story was about neighbors harassing someone for owning a car, would people react the same way? Say the neighbors were in the right for bullying someone that had different values than they do?
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I'm ambivalent towards pigeons. You get used to the constant filth on the sidewalks. Avoid trees and your paint will be a-ok!

I fucking hate deer. Most skittish creatures known to man, but will still stop to make friends with your headlights.



PS: since I assume that lolgaxe comes from NYC, he probably does harass people who own cars
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How this thread, with this title, isn't about NixNot and the avian hatred directed toward him - I'll never understand.
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There are lots of reasons to dislike cars - yet if this story was about neighbors harassing someone for owning a car, would people react the same way? Say the neighbors were in the right for bullying someone that had different values than they do?
What if they were rats and not pigeons?
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There are lots of reasons to dislike cars - yet if this story was about neighbors harassing someone for owning a car, would people react the same way? Say the neighbors were in the right for bullying someone that had different values than they do?
What if they were rats and not pigeons?

Or if it had been a man in his twenties who decided to play music all night, every night, for years, within levels of local ordinances, but still loud enough to annoy his neighbors. Refusing to stop after being asked to do so by them.

In the end it doesn't matter how dangerous the actions were or how legal it was for the person to do it. What matters was the person was being stubborn and refused to change a very small thing they felt they needed to do that was a source of frustration for his neighbors. By doing so he left himself open to harassment from those in the neighborhood who may be less likely to just sit back and accept it.
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In the end it doesn't matter how dangerous the actions were or how legal it was for the person to do it. What matters was the person was being stubborn and refused to change a very small thing they felt they needed to do that was a source of frustration for his neighbors. By doing so he left himself open to harassment from those in the neighborhood who may be less likely to just sit back and accept it.
This I agree with 100%. While person A may feed birds or play music to his heart's content, Persons B, C, and D have every right to openly criticize it. Actions have social consequences.
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In the end it doesn't matter how dangerous the actions were or how legal it was for the person to do it. What matters was the person was being stubborn and refused to change a very small thing they felt they needed to do that was a source of frustration for his neighbors. By doing so he left himself open to harassment from those in the neighborhood who may be less likely to just sit back and accept it.
This I agree with 100%. While person A may feed birds or play music to his heart's content, Persons B, C, and D have every right to openly criticize it. Actions have social consequences.


Criticize, sure, but from the story told, it went beyond that, which is totally unacceptable. If the anti-pigeon people really wanted the lonely guy to stop feeding animals, that was not the way to go.

I've had lousy neighbours a while back, they annoyed the heck out of me, I never harrassed them about it, it's odd to allow an illegal response to something that is legal. Kind of the thing a normal person does not do.
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In the end it doesn't matter how dangerous the actions were or how legal it was for the person to do it. What matters was the person was being stubborn and refused to change a very small thing they felt they needed to do that was a source of frustration for his neighbors. By doing so he left himself open to harassment from those in the neighborhood who may be less likely to just sit back and accept it.
This I agree with 100%. While person A may feed birds or play music to his heart's content, Persons B, C, and D have every right to openly criticize it. Actions have social consequences.


Criticize, sure, but from the story told, it went beyond that, which is totally unacceptable. If the anti-pigeon people really wanted the lonely guy to stop feeding animals, that was not the way to go.

I've had lousy neighbours a while back, they annoyed the heck out of me, I never harrassed them about it, it's odd to allow an illegal response to something that is legal. Kind of the thing a normal person does not do.
It may not have started as harassment. They may have started out by asking politely that he stop until frustration built and they got more insistent.
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In the end it doesn't matter how dangerous the actions were or how legal it was for the person to do it. What matters was the person was being stubborn and refused to change a very small thing they felt they needed to do that was a source of frustration for his neighbors. By doing so he left himself open to harassment from those in the neighborhood who may be less likely to just sit back and accept it.
This I agree with 100%. While person A may feed birds or play music to his heart's content, Persons B, C, and D have every right to openly criticize it. Actions have social consequences.


Criticize, sure, but from the story told, it went beyond that, which is totally unacceptable. If the anti-pigeon people really wanted the lonely guy to stop feeding animals, that was not the way to go.

I've had lousy neighbours a while back, they annoyed the heck out of me, I never harrassed them about it, it's odd to allow an illegal response to something that is legal. Kind of the thing a normal person does not do.
It may not have started as harassment. They may have started out by asking politely that he stop until frustration built and they got more insistent.


Most likely, but it still doesn't excuse it though imo.
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Cars actually serve a purpose. Pigeons are nothing more than filthy disease infested flying rats. The only reasons to feed them are either to be an asshole or because you don't have any friends and pretend the birds give a damn you're feeding them.
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Cars actually serve a purpose. Pigeons are nothing more than filthy disease infested flying rats. The only reasons to feed them are either to be an asshole or because you don't have any friends and pretend the birds give a damn you're feeding them.


That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal. Granted, a huge group of pigeons can be a terrible nuisance, and it's illegal to feed them in several places nowadays.
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That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal.
But other animals aren't pooping on windshields.

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That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal.
But other animals aren't pooping on windshields.

Poop carries pathogens.
Seagulls poop on windshields just as much, if not more. You'd have to live close to the sea for those though.
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#43 Jan 09 2012 at 10:34 AM Rating: Good
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Elinda wrote:
Zieveraar wrote:

That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal.
But other animals aren't pooping on windshields.

Poop carries pathogens.
Seagulls poop on windshields just as much, if not more. You'd have to live close to the sea for those though.
Yes, and if the neighborhood in question was a coastal location, and the old stubborn man insisted on feeding the seagulls, creating a situation where more than the average seagull was hanging around a particular neighborhood creating more, and more frequent windshield smearings, then this story would have been called Headseagulls.

Really people, red herrings will only draw in more doo-doo droppings.


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#44 Jan 09 2012 at 10:47 AM Rating: Good
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His Excellency Aethien wrote:
Elinda wrote:
Zieveraar wrote:

That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal.
But other animals aren't pooping on windshields.

Poop carries pathogens.
Seagulls poop on windshields just as much, if not more. You'd have to live close to the sea for those though.


I work a block from the beach. Seagulls @#%^ing piss me off sometimes. When I hear a bunch of them outside, I know they are just taking target practice on the cars below.

I didn't mind hearing the seals at my old office location. That was just cute.
#45 Jan 09 2012 at 10:47 AM Rating: Good
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His Excellency Aethien wrote:
Elinda wrote:
Zieveraar wrote:

That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal.
But other animals aren't pooping on windshields.

Poop carries pathogens.
Seagulls poop on windshields just as much, if not more. You'd have to live close to the sea for those though.


I work a block from the beach. Seagulls @#%^ing piss me off sometimes. When I hear a bunch of them outside, I know they are just taking target practice on the cars below.

I didn't mind hearing the seals at my old office location. That was just cute.
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Elinda wrote:
His Excellency Aethien wrote:
Elinda wrote:
Zieveraar wrote:

That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal.
But other animals aren't pooping on windshields.

Poop carries pathogens.
Seagulls poop on windshields just as much, if not more. You'd have to live close to the sea for those though.
Yes, and if the neighborhood in question was a coastal location, and the old stubborn man insisted on feeding the seagulls, creating a situation where more than the average seagull was hanging around a particular neighborhood creating more, and more frequent windshield smearings, then this story would have been called Headseagulls.

Really people, red herrings will only draw in more doo-doo droppings.


I'm just saying that pigeons aren't the only windshield poopers out there.
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#48 Jan 09 2012 at 11:58 AM Rating: Good
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His Excellency Aethien wrote:
Elinda wrote:
Zieveraar wrote:

That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal.
But other animals aren't pooping on windshields.

Poop carries pathogens.
Seagulls poop on windshields just as much, if not more. You'd have to live close to the sea for those though.
People in coastal cities generally hate seagulls, too
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#49 Jan 09 2012 at 2:17 PM Rating: Decent
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His Excellency Aethien wrote:
Elinda wrote:
Zieveraar wrote:

That's a myth, pigeons are no more diseased infested than any other animal.
But other animals aren't pooping on windshields.

Poop carries pathogens.
Seagulls poop on windshields just as much, if not more. You'd have to live close to the sea for those though.


I work a block from the beach. Seagulls @#%^ing piss me off sometimes. When I hear a bunch of them outside, I know they are just taking target practice on the cars below.

I didn't mind hearing the seals at my old office location. That was just cute.


I'm more frightened of a flock of seagulls than pigeons. A fair amount actually, quite aggressive creatures.
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PS: since I assume that lolgaxe comes from NYC, he probably does harass people who own cars
Cars actually serve a purpose. Pigeons are nothing more than filthy disease infested flying rats. The only reasons to feed them are either to be an asshole or because you don't have any friends and pretend the birds give a damn you're feeding them.


Yeah, @#%^ nature. All it does is stick to your feet.

Let's delegitimise any benefit someone might conceivably receive from animal contact as lonely delusion. When we see a bird soar, all we should feel is the fear that it might sh*t on our new Honda.
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