Time to invite the neighbors to dinner, kill them, and take their land.
’A Day of Thanksgiving and Praise’: Remembering President Lincoln’s 1863 Thanksgiving proclamation.
The traditional Benjamin Franklin’s account of the First Thanksgiving.
For those of us born between the 22nd and 28th and have always wondered, here’s how it works: the Thanksgiving Birthday Pattern.
In 1939, the U.S. celebrated Democrat Thanksgiving and Republican Thanksgiving.
How Much Stuffing Would It Take to Stuff Your House Like A Turkey?
A Scientific Look at How Female Turkeys Choose Their Mates (and avoid the unwanted ones).
From the American Chemical Society: What Happens When You Eat Too Much?
ICYMI, Monday’s links are here, and include more Thanksgiving stuff (Mark Twain, science, the WKRP turkey giveaway (“as God is my witness, I thought turkeys could fly”), Cicero, William Shatner’s turkey fryer PSA and Alton Brown’s advice on how to construct a derrick over your turkey fryer), the 19th century British practice of wife-selling, New York City before indoor toilets, and photos taken by the Apollo Mission astronauts.
Have an excellent Thanksgiving, and be good to all of those people you’re thankful for!