White House Releases Turkey Pardon Spoof Then Does The Real Thing

You've got to wonder if this is what we want our tax dollars going to? Anyway, the White House put out a spoof yesterday morning of the traditional presidential pardon of a turkey for Thanksgiving. The video follows a path through the White House, right into the Oval Office. Today the president did the real thing, pardoning a bird named Courage. The pardon was available for live streaming at whitehouse.gov.

Here's video of the pardon: