A racing pigeon has made his home with me; I've christened him Percy.
The Royal Pigeon Racing Association can't help trace his owner as his ring numbers seem to be in a non-standard format. He's very tame and has to be expelled from the house.
By now the Bearded Pigs will be sleeping the sleep of the just after their triumphant MLA gig. I do hope there'll be a podcast. More generally, I wonder who's doing MLA conference blogs this year? T Scott Plutchak managed to get going before the conference had even started. A quick Technorati search turned up the following: Mohammad Al-Ubaydli