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‘Chicken From Hell’ Introduced

This illustration provided by the Carnegie Museum of Natural History Tuesday shows the dinosaur Anzu wyliei. The birdlike animal, about 7 feet tall, weighed an estimated 500 pounds when it roamed western North America around 66-68 million years ago. Nicknamed the "chicken from hell," the creature was formally introduced with an official name to the scientific community today as scientists published a description and analysis of its anatomy. Story here. (AP Photo/Carnegie Museum of Natural History, Mark Klingler)

Question: Do you have a favorite dinosaur? Moi? Triceratops.

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D.F. Oliveria
D.F. (Dave) Oliveria joined The Spokesman-Review in 1984. He currently is a columnist and compiles the Huckleberries Online blog and writes about North Idaho in his Huckleberries column.

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