No, he did not eat the Angry Birds. He simply used them to keep his mind from going crazy. David Heatherly had been snapping shots of beautiful Montana scenery on a recently reopened road in the Lewis and Clark National Forest when his sport-utility vehicle became stuck. The next three days he spent inside his car with nothing but some jerky and his cell phone.

AP reports that Heatherly had seen stories of people surviving on very little rations and decided he too could outlast the elements.

A bag of jerky, the radio, a strict regimen and Angry Birds kept Heatherly alive for three days alone in his car until he eventually trecked through the snow to dam manager's house 6 miles away.

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I can see the commercials now: 'While playing Angry Birds, the days just fly by!'