PBS NewsHour

The real story behind the White House turkey pardon ceremony

Clip: 11/24/2017 | 4m 1s

The real story behind the White House turkey pardon ceremony Blurb: The presidential pardon is bestowed to one lucky turkey every year in November. But why has theatrical, annual tradition become part of our American holiday traditions? Lisa Desjardins has the answer.

Aired: 11/24/17

Rating: NR

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