Ted the turkey got tired of sitting in a cage Friday in the corner of a busy governor's reception room, so he fled the coop to meet startled reporters and photographers during a news conference. Ted or another member of his Willmar flock, Ray, will be pardoned Wednesday by President Obama. Tribune photo by Don Davis
Willmar, Minn., turkey can't wait to get in front of the cameras
ST. PAUL -- Ted is ready for the spotlight. Really ready.
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