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Nov 23, 2015 ... The official bird of Thanksgiving it chock full of surprises: it can fly! It blushes!
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span, size, ... The modern domesticated turkey descends from the wild turkey.
Nov 15, 2012 ... Next Thursday may officially be called Thanksgiving, but you all know what it
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Sep 3, 2013 ... Learn something new: here are twenty interesting facts about Turkey to test your
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Turkey Facts. Ben Franklin, in a letter to his daughter, proposed the turkey as the
official United States bird. In 2012, the average American ate 16 pounds of ...
Jun 16, 2015 ... Photo courtesy of the Turkey Ministry of Culture and Tourism. Istanbul's Grand
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Nov 20, 2011 ... The bird really is named after the nation of Turkey. Early European visitors to the
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