FLASHBACK: Greatest Turkey Pardoning Disaster in U.S. Political History Featuring Sarah Palin

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FLASHBACK:  Greatest Turkey Pardoning Disaster in U.S. Political History Featuring Sarah Palin (Photo credit: DonkeyHotey)

FLASHBACK: The greatest turkey pardoning disaster in U.S. politics featured John McCain’s bold vice presidential pick former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin.

Fresh off a shellacking by then-candidate Barack Obama and his running mate Joe Biden in 2008, Sarah Palin headed to a Wasilla turkey farm to pardon a local bird, which is a common practice among governors. What made it hilarious was that while she delivered her prepared message, which was being videotaped, a man behind her decapitated turkey after turkey, even looking up towards her and the camera.

Watch Sarah Palin make a fool of herself, as usual:

 FLASHBACK:  Greatest Turkey Pardoning Disaster in U.S. Political History Featuring Sarah Palin