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12/27/2008 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Presidential Turkey Pardons: A Look Back (SLIDESHOW)

To celebrate President Bush's annual (and final) Thanksgiving turkey pardon this morning--as the nation recovers from the Sarah Palin turkey incident--here's a look at other birds that have been spared slaughter by past presidents.

**See more photos of Pumpkin, this year's particularly funny-looking bird.**

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