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Special: A Wild Turkey On The Prison Yard

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A lot of people want to get out of prison. This is the story of one bird that tried to get in.

Happy Thanksgiving from Uncuffed.

They can fly. They're fast. And they're mean as hell.
Credit Damon L. Cooke / Uncuffed
Bryan Mazza holds aloft the feathers he saved from his encounter with the wild turkey.

The interview with Bryan Mazza was first aired on May 13, 2019 with the headline “A wild turkey flies into a prison yard. Hilarity ensues.”

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KALW’s radio training program in California prisons is supported by the California Arts Council, with funding from the California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation. The producers fact-check content to the best of their ability. All content is approved by a prison information officer.