The Prey

Do you think we should eat Brookline’s turkeys?

BROOKLINE , MA.01/15/13:ON THE RUN BUT GOT CAUGHT Brookline Police hunting for wild turkeys that are terrorizing the citiziens around Aspinwall Hiil , Brookline High School, Tappan (St.) and Gardner(Rd.) ( David L Ryan/Globe Staff Photo ) SECTION: METRO TOPIC 16turkeyphoto
David L Ryan/Globe Staff

The wild turkeys roaming the streets and lawns of Brookline are nasty, even menacing. But Thanksgiving is at hand. These turkeys are the ultimate locally sourced protein. So why aren’t people eating them?