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A bald eagle could have done much, much more harm.
You never see the cloud all take off at the same time, but even parts of it blacken the sky when they take to wing. Walking down a street where the crows cover every branch, every shoot and twig in an entire stand of trees on either side of the road, deafening you with their cawing and cackling is scarier than anything from Hitchcock.
One day soon, that entire cloud will take to the air one last time, and then scour the earth clean of every morsel of organic life, down to the gravel. I think it's close to self awareness...
A local once told me the most shameful thing he'd ever done involved getting his hands on a gun when he was a kid and looking for the largest common flying targets - the eagles. He hadn't been taught about them, and got a couple before he came to his senses.
The crow is labor, and the bald eagle is management.
They're not that great.
Now, it is cool watching them fish, though.
I had a friend once in Cameroon who was dismounting from her motorcyle and got whacked by a vulture! Yeah, no kidding. It knocked her down. Thankfully, she was wearing a helmut.
Just "helmut" and not the band either:)
Eagles regularly steal the hard-won prey of other birds. Essentially they use force to control capital.
Crows are incredibly social, they care for members of their community, they join together to fight of common enemies and recognize quite distant relatives. Eagles, on the other hand, only care for themselves, their mates and offspring, everything else can go to hell.