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Presidential Turkey Pardons

John Oliver Calls Out America's Weirdest Thanksgiving Tradition

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 11.24.2014 | Comedy

So goes one turkey, so should they all. In a "Last Week Tonight" Web exclusive, John Oliver revealed his true feelings on the tradition of presiden...

Free Bird: The History Of Presidential Turkey Pardoning

Mental Floss | David Moye | Posted 11.22.2011 | Weird News

Each year, a few days before Thanksgiving, the President of the United States formally pardons a live turkey presented to him by the National Turkey F...

Turkey Pardon Photos: Presidents And Turkeys (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

On the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, the annual Presidential Pardon takes place for one turkey in a ceremony planned for the Rose Garden. Check out t...