Um... so is this the part where you stand there speechless for long enough for me to quote Robert Downey, Jr.? Because really, human: " Let's face it, this is not the worst thing you've caught me doing."
I guess maybe that's the echidna cuteness equation? The shorter the beak, the bigger the squee? But then again long-beaked echidnas are adorable too... so perhaps my calculations could use some tweaking.