Governor Branstad pardons turkeys

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(CNN) – Governor Branstad pardoned two turkeys today for Thanksgiving and they both had a special nod to the Chicago Cubs.

The turkeys are named Bryant and Rizzo after two of the World Series players. The turkeys will retire to Living History Farms for the rest of their days.

Meanwhile two more Iowa turkeys were chosen to be pardoned by President Obama during the annual ceremony at the White House on Wednesday.

 

 

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