On Thu, 02 Dec 2004 11:15:22 -0800, i18n@... <i18n@...> wrote:

> Fish and birds aren't animals? I think I am going to need a
> not-so-instant replay onall those games of 20 questions as a kid!

True; thanks!

I did think of that. ("Animal, Veg., or Mineral?"). However, in popular
text, it seems to me that one didn't, in the past, see references to birds
and fish as animals.

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