November 29, 2009

Obama Turkey Pardon (VIDEO)

Thanksgiving brought another historic moment for this new presidency, as the holiday became occasion for the first ever Obama Turkey Pardon.

In an age old tradition for American Presidents, Barack Obama held a ceremony sparing the life of one lucky Turkey, who then got to fly to Disneyland to be in the Rose Parade. What a cute, heartwarming story! Although a Courage sandwich sounds really good right about now.

Obama Turkey Pardon

In a holiday tradition, the president pardoned the turkey at the White House, saving it from ending up as Thanksgiving dinner. This is the first turkey pardon for Obama. He appeared at the ceremony with his two daughters, Sasha and Malia. The president granted the pardon to a turkey from North Carolina named Courage...

Obama Turkey Pardon

Posted at November 29, 2009 3:29 AM

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