November 27th, 2013
07:27 AM ET
11 months ago

Where pardoned turkeys go to die

Mt. Vernon, Virginia (CNN) – Along a pastoral lane at George Washington's Mount Vernon estate sits a sizable wooden pen built specifically to house the two turkeys that will be "pardoned" at the White House on Wednesday.

The well-appointed pen includes a small coop to protect them from weather and foxes, and an area for them to strut their stuff for camera-toting tourists.

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  1. Fair is Fair

    Hopefully right next to mashed potatoes and stuffing, covered with a generous serving of giblet gravy.

    November 27, 2013 08:14 am at 8:14 am |
  2. Rudy NYC

    Fair is Fair

    Hopefully right next to mashed potatoes and stuffing, covered with a generous serving of giblet gravy.
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    Sounds good to me. Have a Happy Thanksgiving. And now, back to the game.

    November 27, 2013 08:50 am at 8:50 am |
  3. Fair is Fair

    Rudy NYC

    Fair is Fair

    Hopefully right next to mashed potatoes and stuffing, covered with a generous serving of giblet gravy.
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    Sounds good to me. Have a Happy Thanksgiving. And now, back to the game.
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    Back at ya.

    November 27, 2013 08:59 am at 8:59 am |
  4. Marie MD

    To a happy farm to live put their lives in peace and away from DC.

    November 27, 2013 09:31 am at 9:31 am |
  5. Name jk. Sfl. GOP CRUZ lee&rubio 24billion dallar LOSS of your tax money conservatives,the garbage of America.

    The GOP teaparty house of representives, no brainer!!!!!!

    November 27, 2013 10:23 am at 10:23 am |