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Governors and Turkeys: A Thanksgiving Tradition

Clyde Spared Again

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Clyde Spared Again

Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley pardons a turkey named Clyde each year. Johnny Adams of the Alabama Poultry and Egg Association joined the Governor and Clyde on Nov. 14, 2012.