Mix Fix

Parrot Goes on Shopping Spree

If you have a pet who can speak clear English, you shouldn’t put a smart speaker within an earshot of it. 

Unfortunately, a bird owner in the UK learned this lesson the hard way.

Rocco the African Grey Parrot had seen Marion Wischnewski order stuff from Alexa before, so when he had a hankering for watermelon, he knew exactly what to do.

Luckily for Marion, there’s a lock on her Amazon Echo, so Rocco had been thwarted on his attempts to have strawberries, light bulbs, and even a boiler delivered to the UK home.

Wischnewski told The Times of London that she has come home to the sounds of “romantic music” playing, as dialed up by Rocco. 



Subscribe to Mix 1051's Blog!

Get the latest updates on music and celebrity news, contests and flyaways, and more straight to your inbox with our weekly emails.

* indicates required
Comments
To Top