Trump Saved ‘Peas’ and ‘Carrots’ at the Presidential Turkey Pardon

Nov 20, 2018 - Time Magazine

Both “Peas” and “Carrots” got away with their lives thanks to a pardon from President Donald Trump at the annual White House event.

Members of the public and media gathered in the Rose Garden for the tradition to see which lucky bird or birds would catch a break this year.

Turkeys are bred for consumption, so they don’t live particularly long. But both Peas and Carrot will be spared from a holiday feast fate.

This year, it was Peas who was bestowed with the official ...