Thanksgiving Fast Facts

By: Hollis Conners Thanksgiving can occur as early as November 22nd and as late as November 28th. The Snoopy balloon in the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade has appeared the most out of all the balloons. Statistics About Thanksgiving! 1.) 46 million turkeys are consumed on Thanksgiving 2.) 22 million turkeys on Christmas 3.) 19 million on Easter Did you know…? Gobbler is the name for male turkeys, while baby turkeys are known as poults. Benjamin Franklin believed the national bird should have been the Turkey. Domesticated turkeys cannot fly. Wild turkeys can fly short distances up to 55 miles per … Continue reading Thanksgiving Fast Facts