Just so you don't think I'm fibbing about the two decades, here's the ORIGINAL sketch, dated 1989.
Sunday, February 14, 2010
02/11 Robotic raptor
ORiginally this was called "rode runner" and the basis for a poem about the futility of the Coyote versus the Road Runner. IE- the reason the road runner always won was that he didn't obey the traditional biological or physical laws because he was in actuality a robot. The turbines in his neck helped him run so fast, and his bionic eyes and loevred plates helped him stop on a dime. I have been tinkering on this for over two decades, soon it will get a proper tablet-ing...