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Around the World For Penguins: A Penguin Fan's Book Review

21 days ago   |   By 10,000 Birds

Penguins! Penguins here! Do I have your attention now? There are few bird names that will elicit great big smiles and Penguin is one of them. Other contenders are Kookaburra, Shoebill, and Umbrellabird, but people smile when they hear these names because they know a song or because they can't believe these are real names of real birds. Penguins are cartoons, emoticons, animated films, children's books , sports teams, a book publisher, and a Batman villain (a rare example of penguin negativity, though Burgess Meredith did bring an endearing attitude to his 1960's TV portrayal).
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