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  • Golden Corral open on Thanksgiving
    Golden Corral Thanksgiving hours: Holiday buffet just $12.99 at most locations
    Golden Corral is open on Thanksgiving, November 27, 2014. If you enjoy buffet-style food and want a cheap holiday meal, the $12.99 buffet will be available starting at 11 a.m. at most locations. The popular chain restaurant closes at 6 p.m., so...
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    Happy Thanksgiving – a Celebration of Family, Friends, Food, and Football
    Happy Thanksgiving, one and all, even if you are one of the people who writes nasty comments.Thanksgiving is the greatest holiday of the year. It’s the one day each year that we celebrate family, friends, food, and football. And what makes...
  • 2014 Cracker Barrel Thanksgiving menu
    Cracker Barrel open Thanksgiving: Turkey dinner meal deal $10.99
    What time does Cracker Barrel open on Thanksgiving? If you're not cooking today, head over to Cracker Barrel for a cheap turkey dinner with all the fixings. The popular chain restaurant opens at 7 a.m., but won't start serving their budget...
  • First Thanksgiving
    From 1621 to the present: Thanksgiving continues
    When 100 settlers known as Pilgrims from England arrived at Plymouth, MA in the winter of 1620, they faced severe weather and harsh living conditions. In early autumn of the following year, the 53 surviving Pilgrims celebrated their survival and...
  • 10 favorite famous poems for Thanksgiving
    10 favorite famous poems for Thanksgiving
    Many creative writers have penned verses to mark the celebration of Thanksgiving, when folks congregate around tables filled with turkey and other traditional Thanksgiving foods and recount blessings and reasons for gratitude.Ten favorite famous...
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    Happy Thanksgiving – Celebrate Family, Friends, Food, and Football
    Happy Thanksgiving. It’s the greatest holiday of the year. It’s the day we celebrate family, friends, food, and football. And nobody has to buy presents for each other. It’s just a celebration of life.The only other holidays that...
  • stay ripped this Thanksgiving
    How to get ripped on Thanksgiving
    Thanksgiving can be a day of the year many people store fat, gain weight, and regress on their fitness and physique goals. Instead, you want to make it a day you give thanks, but do it while continuing to move forward to your health and fitness...
  • Feeding a silent guest
    A Thanksgiving gift for Syria's war victims
    The war in Syria has caused a hunger emergency in the Middle East. On Thanksgiving Eve it was announced that the U.S. Food for Peace program is donating US $125 million to feed the war victims.The donation will go to the UN World Food Programme ...
  • Buy Nothing Day: Go Cold Turkey - No Purchase Required
    Go cold turkey on Buy Nothing Day: No purchase required
    In case you haven’t noticed, the busiest shoppingseason of the year is here! As millions of die-hard bargain hunters head to their nearest stores to find the very best bang for their holiday bucks onBlack Thursday and/or Black Friday, other...
  • Obama pardons turkey
    Only ‘progressive’ turkeys thankful for Opposite Day role reversal
    This is my traditional "Night of the Evil Butterball"Thanksgivingessay fromThe War on Guns.Attacks by roving flocks of wild turkeys are on the increase around suburbanBoston--APTime was, theturkeywas considered a game bird. The Pilgrims...
  • Thanksgiving smarts: Don't put these foods in the sink garbage disposal
    Thanksgiving smarts: Don't put these foods in the sink garbage disposal
    Thanksgiving can be expensive, especially if it includes a plumbing service call. Bless their hearts for coming out on Thanksgiving. Still, those skilled tradesmen tend to charge extra for emergency holiday visits. Lots extra!We learned this...
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    Duck for Thanksgiving?
    I remember the first time I attempted a Thanksgiving dinner. I invited a group of friends, and my sister. I chose a duck instead of a turkey, and it rendered so much juice the pan overflowed. We ate in the steamy kitchen, with the still-warm stove...
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    Today’s Colorado ski and snow report: thankful Thanksgiving
    There’s a lot of news from Colorado ski resorts to be thankful for this Thanksgiving Day. First are the obvious results of the five-day storm that plowed through the mountains this past week. Most of Colorado’s ski areas picked up two...
  • Thanksgiving Morning
    Storm departs but more snow could arrive late tonight into Black Friday
    Greater Boston, North Shore and Metro West: Yesterdays storm system that dumped interior snow and mostly coastal rain to the area is pulling away this Thanksgiving morning. A disturbance will quickly move eastward out of the Great Lakes and upper...
  • An after-dinner refresher
    An after-dinner refresher
    First off, Happy Thanksgiving to everyone! Hopefully, you've gotten most of your holiday feast completed and you're able to put up your feet and rest a bit. Enjoy the day with good food, family and friends and remember to be thankful to...