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Volume XXIX, Number 6029
Friday, Jan 31, 2014

This Weekend In Parks: Super Bowl!



Everyone knows that Super Bowl XLVIII is taking place in New York/New Jersey. But did you know that we have some local fans of the participating teams right here in our city's parks? That's right, this year, we're pitting NYC's broncos against our sea hawks. Who do you think will win?

Tale of the Tape

Name

Broncos: Equus ferus caballus
(horse)

Seahawks: Pandion haliaetus
(osprey)

Height

Broncos: 6 feet tall

Seahawks: 2 feet tall

Favorite Places to Hang Out in NYC

Broncos: Van Cortlandt Park, Prospect Park

Seahawks: Marine Park, Orchard Beach, Jamaica Bay

Favorite Thing in NYC

Broncos: Hay

Seahawks: Fish

Favorite NYC Parks Building

Broncos: The Forest Park Carousel

Seahawks: The Alley Pond Environmental Center

Favorite New York Celebrity

Broncos: Ben & Jerry

Seahawks: Birdie

Favorite New York Activity

Broncos: Heading out on the Horseback Riding trails

Seahawks: Making an appearance at an Urban Park Ranger birding tour.

QUOTATION FOR THE DAY

"The game of life is a lot like football. You have to tackle your problems, block your fears, and score your points when you get the opportunity."

Lewis Grizzard

(1946 - 1994)

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