2 Turkeys named Bryant and Rizzo get special pardon


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Iowa Governor Terry Branstad is honoring the 2016 Cubs team after they won their first World Series title since 1908. How is he doing this exactly?

He is giving a special pardon on Thanksgiving to two turkeys on death row named Bryant and Rizzo. The Turkeys will go back to the farm and not be eaten for Thanksgiving now or anytime in the future.

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