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Video: President Obama pardons turkey in annual Thanksgiving tradition

US President Barack Obama took part in the annual Thanksgiving tradition of pardoning a turkey on November 26. Pardoning Cheese, the National Thanksgiving Turkey, Obama joked that this was sure to be “the most talked about executive action this month.” Obama’s remarks referenced his recent announcement that he will be taking executive action on immigration reform. Obama added he was saving the two Thanksgiving turkeys, Mac and Cheese, “from a terrible and delicious fate.” Credit: YouTube/The White House


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