Apple, the National Thanksgiving Turkey, walks around the Rose Garden of the White House before being pardoned by President Barack Obama.
Apple, the National Thanksgiving Turkey, walks around the Rose Garden of the White House before being pardoned by President Barack Obama. Charles Dharapak / AP
Apple, the National Thanksgiving Turkey, walks around the Rose Garden of the White House before being pardoned by President Barack Obama. Charles Dharapak / AP

Not just any turkeys get to earn a presidential pardon

November 24, 2010 12:51 AM