I think the genetically modified ones are the kind you find on the table at Thanksgiving.
True. Maybe this one was just big.
We saw turkeys while bike orienteering this spring and they were amazing. They had their full tail feathers all displayed, probably because Anna had just biked by and scared them, and I though they were fake because they looked so perfect. Turkeys are cool.
The really impressive thing is looking up and seeing one flying through the tree canopy.
They aren't very graceful in the air! We have sometimes counted up to 20 turkeys on our lawn. 'Bent was chased into a car by one once. His recording of the incident was played on a national radio program.