Sip of the Day: 2007 – Year in Review
Titera’s Tidbit: Jaywalk
Jays, like all relatives of the raven, are clever birds. Somehow, though, in the American Midwest, their name came to be applied to a stupid or simple person, the kind who might wander out into traffic without waiting at a corner for a signal. The word has nothing to do with the way the bird hops around.