Popcorn and Caramel, turkeys awaiting presidential pardon, are not amused

November 26, 2013

Minnesota-raised turkeys Popcorn and Caramel made brief appearance on a black carpet today, meeting the media at the Willard InterContinental hotel. Tomorrow, one of the birds will be named the official National Thanksgiving Turkey. Here are a few scenes from the morning.



President Obama pardons another turkey this Thanksgiving. We met Caramel and Popcorn before the festivities. (The Washington Post)
Dan Zak is a feature writer and general assignment reporter based in the Style section. He joined the Post in 2005, after stints as an editorial assistant at Entertainment Weekly and a city-desk reporter and obituary writer at The Buffalo News.
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