Originally written on The Other Paper  |  Last updated 10/26/12

It may somehow mean good luck to the San Francisco Giants, but Paul Robins is the one who took it for the team after a bird pooped on the local TV anchor while he and Bethany Crouch were doing a live pre-World Series broadcast outside AT&T Park Thursday. Yes — and Robins is his real name. The Sacramento-based KTXL morning show anchor took a direct hit to his shoulder from one of his winged critics as his co-host Crouch, wearing one of those — depending where you're from — ubiquitous (Giants fans) or annoying (Tigers fans) panda hats, laughed hysterically. "One of my goals in life is to make it on YouTube, and I think I did just that," Robins said of his new found social media fame.  "It's raining bird crap, if I may say that." Yes you did and I guess you can. Lucky for Robins,  pandas don't fly.

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