Let's talk turkey: Bird is the word on Thanksgiving

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Mary Jane Froese, left, stands in her parents front yard with Barbara Verderame as wild turkeys mill around the yard behind them on Staten Island, Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, in New York. The turkeys are part of a population of roving turkeys that has become a mess-making, traffic-stopping scourge to some residents, an unexpected bit of makeshift nature to others and a fraught project for government officials. Since dozens of the turkeys were rounded up and killed this summer, the birds’ future has become as a topic as heated as a Thanksgiving meat thermometer. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)