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Man rescued from mud with parrot perched on his shoulders

In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo provided by the Belleville Fire Department, a man is rescued from deep mud after he became stuck while trying to reach his pet parrot at Bicentennial Park in Belleville, Ill. Fire Chief Tom Pour says the mud from a lake being dredged was like quicksand. Neither the man nor the bird was injured. (Tom Pour/Belleville Fire Department via AP)

In this Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018, photo provided by the Belleville Fire Department, a man is rescued from deep mud after he became stuck while trying to reach his pet parrot at Bicentennial Park in Belleville, Ill. Fire Chief Tom Pour says the mud from a lake being dredged was like quicksand. Neither the man nor the bird was injured. (Tom Pour/Belleville Fire Department via AP)

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