BONUS TRIVIAL PURSUITS: How Much Turkey is Eaten on Thanksgiving?

How many pounds of turkey are estimated to be eaten by Americans on Thansgiving Day?
Nearly 88% of Americans surveyed by the National Turkey Federation eat turkey at Thanksgiving. The average weight of turkeys purchased for Thanksgiving is 16 pounds, meaning that approximately 736 million pounds of turkey were consumed in the United States during Thanksgiving in 2010.