They are discovering the earliest chicken?

Apparently the is a big uproar going on about where to you make the cut between dinosaurs and birds.  There have been many feathered critters discovered as of late, but it is obvious that they were ground based.

So are chickens.

Which leads me to believe that my referring to the chickens as velociraptors is not as far off as I had originally thought.

If you don’t believe chickens are direct decedents of  velociraptors toss a hand full of June Bugs into a group of chickens and watch the carnage.

Well, here is the original article anyway…
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-22695914

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