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  • Pardoned Turkeys

    So the president is going to pardon turkeys today or tomorrow (don't remember which). On the radio, they said the turkeys would then go to Disney World. If that wasn't an error, we are not getting the turkeys this year.

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    That is correct, the original deal was for 5 years, 2 at Disneyland, then 3 at Walt Disney World. Tim O'Day, who used to work for Disneyland in marketing made the arrangements, and got them to Disneyland first (the 50th helped), but Jay Rasulo wanted to make it "nationwide" event, and wanted to promote Orlando also.
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      Any animal lovers here? How will the turkeys likely do in the Disney World heat and humidity? Is WDW an appropriate turkey climate?
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        I saw the "Pardon" live on T.V. and he did say the turkeys were heading to WDW.

        Not sure who he was referring toooo...

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          Originally posted by Dustysage View Post
          Any animal lovers here? How will the turkeys likely do in the Disney World heat and humidity? Is WDW an appropriate turkey climate?
          I was thinking this yesterday when I saw Kevin posted that they would go to WDW. Its way too humid and hot there for those poor guys, I hope they get some really good AC.

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            According to the wiki (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkeys) seems like turkeys are pretty adaptable and will thrive in both DL and WDW. Though hopefully it won't be added to EPCOT as an attempt to pass off a new country in the WS.

            Sidenote - This article has a lot of great turkey related lingo like wattle and snood (Been injured in a car accident? Contact the law office of Wattle and Snood, your personal injury attorneys).

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              Free the WDW Two!
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              DCA stands for Disney Construction Area. All the Cast Members are themed with hard hats and steel toed boots.

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                Originally posted by Dustysage View Post
                Any animal lovers here? How will the turkeys likely do in the Disney World heat and humidity? Is WDW an appropriate turkey climate?








                Don't know about that, but either way (Park), their destiny is the same...

                White or dark meat anyone???

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                  Other pardoned turkey thread...

                  http://www.micechat.com/forums/showt...eys-83667.html

                  Gobble...Gobble...

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                    Originally posted by Dustysage View Post
                    Any animal lovers here? How will the turkeys likely do in the Disney World heat and humidity? Is WDW an appropriate turkey climate?
                    Originally posted by MollyTrolly View Post
                    I was thinking this yesterday when I saw Kevin posted that they would go to WDW. Its way too humid and hot there for those poor guys, I hope they get some really good AC.
                    With the nationwide mass slaughter of Turkeys in preparation for the millions of Thanksgiving feasts planned for the day after tomorrow; I find it ironic, and kinda touching, that you two would be worried about the climate.

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                      Originally posted by fo'c's'le swab View Post
                      With the nationwide mass slaughter of Turkeys in preparation for the millions of Thanksgiving feasts planned for the day after tomorrow; I find it ironic, and kinda touching, that you two would be worried about the climate.
                      I was corcerned about the climate for my turkey too. 3 hours at 350 degrees doesn't sound to comfy.

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                        Originally posted by aashee View Post
                        I was corcerned about the climate for my turkey too. 3 hours at 350 degrees doesn't sound to comfy.
                        Yes, but it's a dry heat!

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                          Originally posted by Pirate Lover 68 View Post
                          Yes, but it's a dry heat!
                          Actually it is a very moist heat. Therefore, while the turkeys are cooking in the 105 degree Florida heat, they will remain nice and moist!
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                            Turkey Habits

                            Q. Are turkeys really stupid?
                            A. The best way I can answer this is to say that turkeys have a primitive brain with limited capacity to learn new things. they pretty much get along on their temperament and their instincts. They have adapted well to domestication and are less nervous and flighty than previous generations. Also, their natural sense of curiosity has increased and helps them find food, water, and shelter.

                            Q. Will a turkey look up when it rains and drown?
                            A. Believe it or not, otherwise intelligent people actually believe this to be true. We raise thousands of turkeys outside, and have never lost one to drowning in the rain.

                            Q. Are turkeys mean?
                            A. As a male turkey gets older he gets very aggressive and fights a lot. As they have patterned on humans, and believe us to be one of them, they will try to pick a fight with you.
                            Originally posted by Grumpee
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                              Originally posted by monotonehell View Post
                              Free the WDW Two!
                              I don't really know what this thread is even about, but I do know that you have a great signature comic strip! Is that original?
                              Ah, how strange! The molecules are so active now!

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