Obama: Some Owls Are More Equal Than Others

by Greg Pollowitz


To save the imperiled spotted owl, the Obama administration is moving forward with a controversial plan to shoot barred owls, a rival bird that has shoved its smaller cousin aside.

The plan is the latest federal attempt to protect the northern spotted owl, the passive, one-pound bird that sparked an epic battle over logging in the Pacific Northwest two decades ago.

Where’s the same Dem outrage over this as there was when then Governor Palin advocated shooting wolves to control their population?