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This Town Is Dropping Live Turkeys From Plane Again This Year

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 10.08.2016 | Green

For some, “turkey drop” refers to the Thanksgiving-vacation breakup that commonly occurs for college freshmen in long-distance relationships. Not ...

I'm With Stupid: Turkeys Gone Wild Just Don't Give a Cluck

Todd Hartley | Posted 04.11.2016 | Comedy
Todd Hartley

I know it's April right now, but we need to talk about Thanksgiving. Specifically, we need to talk about whether we're going to be having turkey or wh...

This Toddler Can Apparently Talk To Turkeys

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 04.05.2016 | Weird News

Ever wonder what turkeys are saying? OK, so chances are your answer is “no.” But if you could know, you probably wouldn’t turn the opportunity d...

Texas-Sized Rhetoric On Ag-Gag

Paul Shapiro | Posted 03.01.2016 | Green
Paul Shapiro

When one realizes that inhumanity toward farm animals is the norm, not the exception, in animal agriculture today, it becomes clearer just why there's such fervor in the meat industry to pass ag-gag laws. This is an industry that's desperate to keep Americans in the dark about its routine cruelty.

Listen To This 911 Call And Decide For Yourself If Turkeys Have Declared War

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 02.19.2016 | Weird News

We can’t deny it any longer: Turkeys have declared war on the United States postal service. Dispatchers released this 911 call from Hillsdale, New J...

Wild Turkey Troop Goes Bonkers On The Mailman, And It Happens Every Day

The Huffington Post | Whitney Meers | Posted 12.14.2015 | Weird News

When your job as a mail carrier involves fending off a group of angry birds each day, it might be time to quit cold turkey. On Saturday, Reddit user J...

Beginner's Mind -- Listen

Marianne Messina | Posted 12.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Marianne Messina

In terms of practicing mindfulness and meditation, I need constant nudging. And recently, over a two-day span, I got a good dose of nudging. The fir...

5 Telltale Signs You Work With a Bunch of Turkeys

Jennifer Lea Reynolds | Posted 12.03.2016 | Business
Jennifer Lea Reynolds

The corporate culture can be a lot like a holiday gathering: a drama-infused environment where you're subjected to long-winded recaps of the day while witnessing bizarre behaviors. Sure, some seasonal-ish blessings and thanks get sprinkled in the mix, but one thing is for sure: you probably work with a bunch of turkeys.

We Are All French

Connie Lawn | Posted 11.25.2016 | DC
Connie Lawn

"Vive La France" - that was part of the mantra at the White House during this extraordinary week. Millions of people around the world were saddened and angered by the ISIS attack in Paris, as we were 10 months earlier, during the killings at Charlie Hebdo magazine.

Instead Of Being On The Menu, These Turkeys Get Their Own Feast

The Huffington Post | Oliver Noble | Posted 11.25.2015 | Good News

As you can see in this video, turkeys gobble gobble gobbled down baked acorn squash, kale salad and pumpkin pie at Farm Sanctuary's 29th annual Celebr...

At Turkey Pardoning, Sasha, Malia Obama Prove They're Just Like Other Teenage Girls

The Huffington Post | Sara Bondioli | Posted 11.25.2015 | Politics

Sasha and Malia Obama once again joined their father at the annual White House turkey presentation Wednesday, even snickering at some of President Bar...

Behold The Majesty Of The Turkey

The Huffington Post | Ethan Fedida | Posted 11.25.2015 | Weird News


Here's Why Turkeys Have Become So Friggin' Humongous

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 11.25.2015 | Science

Humans aren't the only Americans who have gotten bigger over the years. Just take a gander at your Thanksgiving turkey. It's probably huge. In the vid...

Turkey Seeks Thanksgiving Sanctuary Inside Church

Associated Press | Hilary Hanson | Posted 11.25.2015 | Weird News

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — Days before Thanksgiving, a wild turkey chose an opportune time to show up on the doorstep of an Orlando church, appearing to s...

Every Year, Obama Pardons A Turkey And Hates Every Minute Of It

The Huffington Post | Jeffrey Young | Posted 11.23.2016 | Politics

Being president of the United States means shouldering grave responsibilities and making impossible decisions, like when to go to war. The job also co...

Adopt A Sanctuary Turkey For Thanksgiving, Instead Of Eating One

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.20.2015 | Good News

Jackie and Christina are big, pretty turkeys, who now live at a spacious, safe refuge in upstate New York, after being rescued from a factory farm. Th...

At This Thanksgiving Celebration, It's The Turkeys Who Do The Eating

The Huffington Post | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.18.2015 | Good News

At this Thanksgiving feast, big, beautiful turkeys are placed upon a long, well-dressed table -- and then they gobble down fruit, tofu, bread crumbs, ...

How Whole Foods Customers Are Being Told Porkies About Pork

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 09.22.2016 | Green
Ingrid Newkirk

As disturbing as this is, it's not a surprise to those of us who have to sit through sickening videos and then listen to the profiteers defend the practices, cover them up and kill the messenger along with the pigs, chickens, turkeys, rabbits and others.

9 Turkeys Who Can't Even

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 11.26.2014 | Comedy

Thanksgiving is obviously a stressful time for turkeys. And turkeys don't even know how to deal. Like, they can't even: Can't even. Seriously,...

You Better Believe We're Running Another Story On Sarah Palin's Notorious Turkey Massacre

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.01.2014 | Politics

This story was first published in 2012 and again in 2013. For one day each year, the turkey gets its time to shine. While most of that shining is d...

Arin Greenwood

Turkey Pardoned From Death By Obama Last Year Is Still Gobbling Up The Good Life | Arin Greenwood | Posted 11.24.2014 | Good News

Caramel the turkey, one of two big gobblers pardoned by President Barack Obama last Thanksgiving, has a lot to be thankful for this year. For one ...

Thanksgiving Turkey Rescue: Spa Day and Vegan Feast for Beautiful Birds

Karen Dawn | Posted 01.21.2015 | Green
Karen Dawn

It's turkey rescue season again! This year I am introducing you to the Baywatch turkeys, Pamela and Alexandra, named for the two Baywatch babes who grew into incredible vegan activist women. Bred for Thanksgiving dinner, they will be at ours -- as the guests of honor.

This Thanksgiving, Don't Be Bamboozled by Butterball's 'Humane' Turkeys

Ingrid Newkirk | Posted 01.21.2015 | Green
Ingrid Newkirk

Although the meat industry would like us to believe that we can have our turkey breasts and bacon everything with a clear conscience, that's a bigger load of manure than even a factory farm generates. It's a gimmick. The only 100 percent "humane" meat is no meat at all.

These Turkeys Might Change The Way You Feel About Thanksgiving

The Huffington Post | Katherine Boehrer | Posted 11.22.2014 | Green

These turkeys are living it up this Thanksgiving, safe and happy on farm animal sanctuaries. Farm sanctuaries take in all kinds of farm animals, typic...

Rethinking the Thanksgiving Turkey

Sonia Faruqi | Posted 01.20.2015 | Green
Sonia Faruqi

Almost nine out of 10 Americans eat a turkey at Thanksgiving, according to the National Turkey Federation. But most Americans do not stop to consider how their turkey was actually raised and killed.