President Obama Pardons Thanksgiving Turkey At White House

WASHINGTON (JCHAYWARD.COM) — President Barack Obama and his daughters, Sasha and Malia, participated in a Thanksgiving tradition on Wednesday.

For the 65th anniversary of the National Thanksgiving Turkey presentation, President Obama, pardoned two Turkeys, Cobbler and Gobbler.

Since the two were spared, both 19-week-old, 40-pound turkeys will live out their days at George Washington’s Mount Vernon Estate and Gardens in Va.

Happy Thanksgiving! See Photos from the event below.