Andrew Jackson’s parrot

The controversy over Trump’s “shithole” comments has revived interest in cursing by prior presidents.

My favorite story concerns Andrew Jackson’s parrot.  It attended his funeral but was removed because it was cursing.  You can find lots of articles online with the basic story but none that show what the parrot said.  I guess we’ll never know.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s