What it takes to be a National Thanksgiving turkey

National Thanksgiving turkeys "Honest" and his alternate, "Abe," fly aboard "Turkey One" from Modesto, Calif. to The White House for the official Turkey Pardoning Ceremony. Get to know these two special birds before they set off for their retireme
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National Thanksgiving turkeys "Honest" and his alternate, "Abe," fly aboard "Turkey One" from Modesto, Calif. to The White House for the official Turkey Pardoning Ceremony. Get to know these two special birds before they set off for their retireme

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About Dave Barry

Dave Barry

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Dave Barry has been at the Herald since 1983. A Pulitzer Prize winner for commentary, he writes about everything from the international economy to exploding toilets.