Answer: Which president’s pet parrot was known for its profanity?

The Question: Which president’s pet parrot was known for its profanity?

Ulysses Grant
Thomas Jefferson
Andrew Jackson
Lyndon Johnson

Several Presidents brought pet parrots to the White House, but Andrew Jackson’s bird Polly could speak and even knew a few unsavory words. The reverend who presided at Jackson’s funeral wrote that the parrot “commenced swearing so loud and long as to disturb the people and had to be carried from the house.”

Answer: The correct answer is Andrew Jackson.

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