- “Bottom line, a tape recorder won't fly away and break your heart.”— J.D. ("Her Story")
Chauncey was J.D.'s parrot.
When J.D. decided that he needed a notable "hook" to his repertoire his first idea was to have a a parrot sit on his shoulder and give the diagnosis to his patients. However, Chauncey could only say "Liver Disease!" and he apparently flew away, leaving J.D. with a broken heart. ("Her Story")