Posted: Nov 20, 2017 12:52AM EST

Why does the President pardon the turkey?

In a tradition we might have trouble explaining to foreigners, every November the President of the United States pardons a turkey. As Americans we accept this as normal, but how did it start? The story goes that President Abraham Lincoln’s son Tad

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