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Obama pardons Courage the turkey in 2009

President Obama continued the White House tradition of pardoning a Thanksgiving turkey.

 
 

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President Obama pardoned his first turkey Wednesday, sparing a 45-pound broad-breasted white gobbler named "Courage" from becoming Thanksgiving dinner.


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