If you watch hunting shows on television, you see hunters consistently taking turkeys with ease, almost without fail. That's not reality, folks. Far more turkey hunts end up with no bird. What you see on TV is seriously edited footage, with the tapes of unsuccessful hunts tossed in the wastebasket. There are plenty of reasons you might go home without a gobbler-poor judgment, ignorance, carelessness or just plain bad luck, to name a few.