Originally Posted by FrankenMauser
I hope they have some good theft-abatement measures in place.
Thieves don't see a turkey.
They see dollar signs. $$$$
Looks to me like it's welded to a metal plate which is set into the concrete base...
I doubt you'd find a thief that could pick it up anyway.
As far as the date, that's probably the date of some ceremony at that place where it will be "officially" donated/presented to the organization. I've seen similar dates that don't correspond with the current date for those reasons.
"To preserve liberty, it is essential that the whole body of the people always possess arms, and be taught alike, especially when young, how to use them." -Richard Henry Lee, Virginia delegate to the Continental Congress, initiator of the Declaration of Independence, and member of the first Senate, which passed the Bill of Rights.