On this special edition of the Varmints podcast, Paul and Paul are talking turkeys! Listen along as myths and misconceptions are busted and laughs are had as the hosts learn about our very edible feathered friends!
Here’s some stuff we referenced on the show:
When turkeys attack! Wild turkeys are plaguing Boston. Read all about it here!
And if you’re in New Jersey, you’re not safe either! Read this article and protect yourself against the turkey uprising! An actual quote:
If you come face-to-beak with a wild turkey, Hajna advises to try shouting or waving your arms.
He says you can also swipe at it with a broom or a stick, and more times than not, it will just take off.
If you’re going to deep fry a turkey, for Pete’s sake be smart and careful about it. Let Alton Brown be your guide. Courtesy of YouTube user Alton Brown:
Read the true story about Benjamin Franklin and the national bird of the United States of America here!
While you’re busy busting myths, here’s a WebMD article about how that turkey you ate isn’t necessarily making you sleepy!
Next, here’s proof that gobbling turkeys can brighten your day a little! Courtesy of YouTube user LordNiles:
The wonderful episode of WKRP in Cincinatti “Turkeys Away”. Seriously if you haven’t seen this before, take 25 minutes out of your life and watch it. It’s one of the best episodes of television maybe ever and might just become your next holiday tradition. Courtesy of YouTube user MurrayMILS: