Friday, November 28th, 2014
Bruce Green, an Arkansas resident, turns over big ol' turkeys in advance of a Thanksgiving Salvation Army celebration (Associated Press, Michael Orrell).

American turkeys heftier than ever?

Up over there in Wisconsin, a writer wondered if U.S. turkeys really are heavier than before.

 

In a hurry to know? "Turkeys today are twice as fat as they were in the 1930s, Mother Jones says,"

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One reason: artificial insemination

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