Trump pardons Peas, the National Thanksgiving Turkey (7 images)

President Donald Trump issues the annual pardoning of a turkey, this year named "Peas," who will be spared from being served at the Thanksgiving dinner table, at the White House, on November 20, 2018. Along with his alternate "Carrots," the turkeys will be sent to a petting zoo in Virginia.

Trump reaches out as first lady Melania Trump watches, prior to Trump issuing the annual pardoning. Abraham Lincoln is said to have been the first president to pardon a turkey in 1863. Photo by Mike Theiler/UPI | License Photo
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