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President Joe Biden pardons turkeys for Thanksgiving(9 images)

President Joe Biden pardons a pair of turkeys known as Chocolate and Chip for Thanksgiving on the South Lawn of the White House on Monday. The turkeys hail from North Carolina.

President Joe Biden (R) is joined by Ronald Parker, Chairman of the National Turkey Federation, as he pardons turkeys Chocolate and Chip on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington, D.C., on November 21, 2022. Photo by Oliver Contreras/UPI
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Turkeys Chocolate and Chip, walk on the South Lawn of the White House before being pardoned by Joe Biden. Photo by Oliver Contreras/UPI
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Biden speaks before pardoning the turkeys, an annual tradition for 75 years. His remarks included bird puns. Photo by Oliver Contreras/UPI
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The president's son Hunter Biden carries his son, Beau Biden Jr., to the event. Hunter Biden's daughter, Naomi, held her wedding on White House lawn the weekend before. Photo by Oliver Contreras/UPI
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