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Watch: Jim Harbaugh The Philosopher Talked About Birds In A Michigan Classroom Today

Jim Harbaugh speaks as he is introduced as the new Head Coach of the University of Michigan football team.

ANN ARBOR, MI - DECEMBER 30: Jim Harbaugh speaks as he is introduced as the new Head Coach of the University of Michigan football team at the Junge Family Champions Center on December 30, 2014 in Ann Arbor, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

What doesn't Jim Harbaugh do?

Jim Harbaugh is a character. Sure, he's the head football coach at Michigan, but he's more than that. He's a personality and one of a kind.

Today Harbaugh stepped into a classroom at Michigan and talked about philosophy and birds. Yep, that's what the Wolverines' head coach did today.

From The Comeback:

"Young, up-and-coming philosopher, in my hand I hold a small bird. Can you tell us if the bird is dead or alive?’ The young philosopher, detecting their trickery, their treachery, knew if he said the bird was alive, he would crush it in his hands and prove him wrong. And if he said the bird was dead, he’d open his hands and the bird would fly away. So the young philosopher said, ‘The fate of that young bird is in your hands.’ The story, the lesson I always take from that great story is that our fate is in our hands, your fate is in your hands.”

After a speech like that, you can't not give the head ball coach a round of applause. Those young minds got served with some knowledge.

[The Comeback]