Monkeys, apes, chimps, orangutans, gorillas, gibbons, and other anthropoids are all kinds of wonderful. As our furry ancestral cousins, they are smart, adorable in their own right, and often funny as hell. Though they communicate with each other and with humans in a number of ways, there is one way that kind of makes you wonder. That is when these critters issue the universal one fingered salute via the oldest evocative and mischievous gesture of flipping the bird, giving the finger, finger waving, and general gesturing of the oldest symbol of obscenity which dates all the way back to the Ancient Greeks. It seems the raised middle finger never falls short of the mark though it's target is often subject to interpretation. Especially when a fecal throwing tree climbers are involved. Have a good laugh with following 10 Best Monkeys and Anthropoids Flipping The Bird. We may never know why these apes, gorillas, chimps, and critters offered the bird but that makes enjoying the pictures all the more hilarious, right?