KAOS is using parrots to learn secret formulas and then KAOS smuggles them out of the country.
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Melnik was named after Daniel Melnick
, a partner in Talent Associates, the production company of Get Smart. See more
The lawyer serves Max & the Chief with a writ of habeas corpus and immediately seizes the KAOS parrot, before returning it to Melnik. A writ of habeas corpus is an order to produce a detained person at a court hearing, to allow the court to determine the legality of the detention, not an order to release them outright. Further, habeas corpus only applies to humans, not other animals. See more
[interrogating a KAOS parrot
Listen, are you gonna talk, or am I gonna bring in the cat?