Some Funny and Interesting Facts About ‘Turkey’

There is a very interesting thread on Reddit, discussing how every country in the world seemingly has the origins of the bird “Turkey” wrong. For example, Americans call it Turkey because they thought it comes from the country Turkey. The Turkish on the other hand, call the bird “Hindi” because they believed it came from India, a notion shared by several European countries as well. Oh, the bird really is a native of North America.