The National Weather Service has a mascot named "Owlie Skywarn" who teaches children how to be safe during severe weather. Owlie Skywarn has a Twitter account. Today Owlie took a ride on the Washington D.C. subway and posted a "selfie" picture of his...her...owlself to Twitter.
What a world. What a world. The woman on the right knows what I'm talking about.
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