From turkey season to toy season – Johnny gives up on Butterball’s Talk-Line

After the Butterball Turkey Talk-Line operators left him hanging before Thanksgiving, Johnny is determined to get answers to his pressing cooking questions. Plus: why Johnny thinks Buzz would be the worst house guest, what the staff ate for Thanksgiving (thanks to Fasano Pie Company for all the delicious pies!), and Johnny’s official kick-off to the holiday season: calling stores with his infamous toy list.


Butterball talk-line experts being trained at Butterball University in Naperville (Chuck Berman / Chicago Tribune)