爱思英语编者按:11月27日,在美国首都华盛顿,美国总统奥巴马带着他的两个女儿萨沙、玛莉娅在感恩节火鸡赦免仪式上讲话。当日,美国总统奥巴马在白宫举行一年一度的感恩节火鸡赦免仪式,一只名叫“爆米花”的火鸡连同它的同伴,一只名叫“焦糖”的火鸡,一道获得了当年的总统感恩节“特赦”。

48.jpg
US President Barack Obama joins his daughters Sasha (3rd R) and Malia (R) as they pardon National Thanksgiving Turkey "Popcorn", on the 66th anniversary of the ceremony, on the North Portico of the White House in Washington, Nov 27, 2013. Chairman of the National Turkey Federation John Burkel looks on at left.

49.jpg
US President Barack Obama gives the annual presidential pardon to the national Thanksgiving turkey 'Popcorn' at the White House in Washington Nov 27, 2013. John Burkel (2nd L), Chairman of the National Turkey Federation and the president's daughters Malia (R) and Sasha (C) are pictured watching the pardon. Man at far left is unidentified.

50.jpg
US President Barack Obama joins his daughters Sasha (L) and Malia (R) before the pardoning of National Thanksgiving Turkey "Popcorn", on the 66th anniversary of the ceremony, on the North Portico of the White House in Washington, Nov 27, 2013.

51.jpg
US President Barack Obama waves after the annual presidential pardon to the national Thanksgiving turkey 'Popcorn' at the White House in Washington Nov 27, 2013. On left is John Burkel, Chairman of the National Turkey Federation, tending the lucky bird.

52.jpg
A turkey looks around its enclosure at Seven Acres Farm in North Reading, Massachusetts Nov 27, 2013, the day before the Thanksgiving holiday in the United States. The farm will sell 1500 turkeys for the Thanksgiving holiday, according to its second generation owner Paul Pagliozzi, whose father started the farm in 1938.