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Bird Has No Idea WTF His Friend Is Doing Right Now

Humans aren't the only animals who like to hang out with their friends.

In a video making the rounds on the internet today, two Australian magpies make a jungle gym out of somebody's backyard, and one of the birds decides to go for gold by hanging from a towel, what else?

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Holding his body up by his feet in the style of a bat, the magpie looked at the world with an entirely new perspective.

His friend paused, stared at him, then hopped around to investigate his ... genius.

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One commenter posted a dizzying version of the video from the perspective of the upside-down crow.

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Facebook/The Magpie Whisperer

Watch the full video from The Magpie Whisperer below.

Australian magpies, like many birds, are smart and sometimes even sociable with animals of a different species. Here's a video of one playing in a backyard with a Jack Russell terrier. Notice how, when the woman hangs up a sheet on a clothesline, the magpie tries to hang upside down, too.