THOSE DREADFUL CROWS.... !!!!
Being a birdwatcher, I have always had a fascination with crows. They may seem to be plain, ordinary, large black birds to the casual observer. But if you ever find yourself near one, chances are they are watching you... very closely!~
Some of what you will read in the Cracked.com article is true. If you have time to watch the full "Nature" episode, "A Murder of Crows", it is pretty fascinating. Check out the part where the crow is actually using tools. Amazingly smart, these "bird brains" are!
This website from Davidson University has some good information as well: