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Governors and Turkeys: A Thanksgiving Tradition

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Hello, Clyde

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley petted Clyde the turkey. The Nov. 14, 2012 ceremony marked the 63rd year the Alabama governor pardoned a bird for Thanksgiving.