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Census Interview: For the Birds?

Census Bureau insists on scheduling interview with "Crush Johnson", a pet bird.
(KCEN)  An aircraft contractor staying in Waco, Texas recently received an interesting call from the local Census Bureau field office.

The woman on the other end of the phone told Rick Johnson she needed to speak with Crush Johnson.

"I told her that he was not there at the time, and she asked if he lived at this address, and I informed her yes," Rick said. "She said she needed to schedule an interview" for Thursday morning.

The problem? Crush doesn't speak English.

In fact, he doesn't speak so much as squawk.

Crush is a blue and gold macaw.

"I tried to tell her that," said Rick, "but she still had to come out and interview him."

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