White House Puts Fate Of Pardoned Turkey Up To Facebook Voters

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http://techcrunch.com – Direct democracy comes to the White House this Thanksgiving: Facebook users will be able to vote for which of two turkeys the President will pardon. “Turkeys have been carving out a special place in American history since 1963,” explained the pun-tastic blog post. “People all across the country are flocking to cast their vote.” The White House posted a UFC-style match-up for each of the poultry contenders, “Cobbler Vs. Gobbler.” Cobbler, the early Facebook favorite, with 391 shares and 1700 likes, was born on the same day as his rival, Gobbler, who is sligh (IT news)