Some pictures just beg for a headline writing contest. Best so far, media editor Mish Whalen with 'Polly want some crutches?'
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Keow Wan, a three-month-old sun conure parrot, plays with a twig during a rally outside Parliament in Bangkok on September 12, 2008. The parrot's owners, who were taking part in a pro-government rally nearby, dressed the parrot as a medic.