Comment: Counting votes is easy. Robins can count up to 12 candidates.

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Counting votes is easy. Robins can count up to 12 candidates.

More Animals Seem to Have Some Ability to Count

Counting may be innate in many species Scientific American. ™ By Michael Tennesen

Where's Mom? In experiments with chicks imprinted on toy objects, hatchlings showed rudimentary number skills when searching behind screens for their parents.

Scientists have been skeptical of claims of mathematical abilities in animals ever since the case of Clever Hans about 100 years ago. The horse, which performed arithmetic and other intellectual tasks to delighted European audiences...

----------------- Mark Twain Editorial Note -----------------
Robin mathematical skills exceed requirements. Scientific tests prove their ability to count exceeds the requirements of the National Republican & Democratic presidential primary elections. The general election was easy as eating mealworms.

Computer, invented by man, on the other digit... recognizes only one candidate. Only the one. Nothing but the one. So confound me computer.

Yet, Robins still preferred mealworms.

Disclaimer: Mark Twain (1835-1910-To be continued) is unlicensed. His river pilot's license went delinquent in 1862. Caution advised. Daily Paul