In Seattle, tofu turkeys get Thanksgiving pardons

SEATTLE (AP) — As Thanksgiving approaches, Tofurkys in Seattle can breathe easy, even if real turkeys can't. Seattle Mayor Ed Murray pardoned a soybean-based roast Friday, The Seattle Times reported this week.

Lean, filling beans help you behave at holidays

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