Entertainment | Arts

San Diego Animal Ambassador 'ZooKeeper Rick' Plays Not My Job

NPR | May 3, 2014 9:33 a.m. | Updated: May 3, 2014 2:45 p.m.

San Diego Zoo, Ken Bohn

Rick Schwartz is the official animal ambassador for the world famous San Diego Zoo. And because he is an ambassador, he has diplomatic immunity — if he commits a crime on our show we can only hand him back to the orangutans for punishment.

Schwartz — and his sidekick parrot Rio — may know a lot about zoos, but what do they know about Zumba? We’ll ask them three questions about the Latin music-inspired exercise craze that swept the nation. [Copyright 2014 NPR]


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