On 23 May 1766, the town of Hartford, Connecticut, celebrated the repeal of the Stamp Act with a day of thanksgiving. Church bells rang, cannons fired, and ships on the Connecticut River displayed flags. As in Boston and elsewhere, the holiday was supposed to end with a “general illumination,” including fireworks. Show More Summary
Turkey and pumpkin are well known thanksgiving dishes. They provide a tasty source of vitamins, minerals and proteins to fill... The post Food Day 15 appeared first on Lifehack.
Billy Lynn and the other soldiers in Bravo Squad become heroes following a battle in Iraq and are brought home to do a prooganda tour. As the tour culminates in a spectacular Thanksgiving Day halftime show, flashbacks show what actually happened in Iraq. Show More Summary
Pitt running back James Conner was diagnosed with Hogdkin lymphoma on Thanksgiving Day, and on December 8 he began chemotherapy. However, he vowed to fight and defeat cancer, and he inspired others by continuing to take part in non-contact training sessions as much as his body and doctors would allow. On Monday, Conner reached a […]
Tony Romo has been taking part in offseason workouts with the Dallas Cowboys, just two months after having surgery to repair the left clavicle he broke twice last season — once in Week 2 against the Eagles and then Thanksgiving day against the Panthers. And by one account, he’s showing few signs of the injury. “He’s looking […]
We often think about giving back during the winter holidays - Thanksgiving, Christmas, Hanukkah and the like tend to evoke those feelings of philanthropy and wanting to make a difference in your community. But what about those otherShow More Summary
I hate to say it because I'm a huge Nintendo fan, but the Wii U has been one of the worst purchases of my life. I bought the Wii U on Thanksgiving Day 2014. It was the first and only time I've ever partaken in the madness known as Black...Show More Summary
Late Night with Seth Meyers writer/performer Conner O'Malley has yelled at rich people in cars, attended the Exxxotica Expo in NJ, marched in the 69th annual P.C. Richard and Son Alternative Thanksgiving Day Parade, and come up withShow More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: Ever since Ana Villafañe marched across the TV screens of America in November, leading the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade to the irresistible rhythms of the Miami Sound Machine, the young actress’ status as Broadway’s newest nova has simply grown brighter. Show More Summary
Until last week, it had been since before Thanksgiving that I’d submitted poems anywhere. I’d received more than 10 rejections in that time, and well, I’m human–so I was a little down. Decided to submit some poems this month and over...Show More Summary
The 2016 NFL schedule is officially out. Let's look ahead to Thanksgiving already, huh? Once again, three games will be dominating the TV for Turkey Day on Nov. 24. And as per NFL tradition, the Dallas Cowboys and Detroit Lions willShow More Summary
There are parades for Thanksgiving, Easter and even St. Patrick's Day. But what about a Mother's Day parade? This is a question the hilarious moms of The BreakWomb address in their latest video to promote the upcoming rom-com, "Mother's...Show More Summary
There are parades for Thanksgiving, Easter and even St. Patrick's Day. But what about a Mother's Day parade? This is a question the hilarious moms of The BreakWomb address in their latest video to promote the upcoming rom-com, "Mother's Day." In the funny video, the moms plan out their ideal Mother's Day parade. Show More Summary
At Thanksgiving, Stedman Bailey was just trying to live to see the next day. Now only five months after being shot in the head multiple times, the Los Angeles Rams wide receiver is resuming his football activities. This is pretty incredible:...Show More Summary
4.82 / 5 Stars | 55 Reviews by Rtarver "Grilling a turkey outdoors in a kettle drum barbecue is a boon to one-oven homes on heavy baking days such as Thanksgiving." View Complete Recipe Details and Reviews
Some of the deported men, a bulk of whom are Muslim, are from the same group who participated in the #FreedomGiving hunger strike, a nationwide protest action that began the day before Thanksgiving at various detention centers nationwide. The post 85 Asylum-Seeking South Asian Men ‘#Deported2Death’ appeared first on Rewire.
The Uniqueness of a Potluck Dinner For a long time, you and your peers have harbored the thought of throwing... The post The Art Of Hosting A Successful Thanksgiving Day Potluck Dinner appeared first on Lifehack.
Some seven years or so ago, The Summer Set found huge - bucket-list worthy success. They sold out world tours, got considering airplay and TV spots, and even performed at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade. But all the awesomeness took its toll on the band, and they almost broke up. Show More Summary
It's the middle of March. With the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade still months away, Manhattan certainly isn't doing anything with, what, Sixth Avenue this time of year. So let's have us MMA fans take a stroll down this little parade route. Show More Summary
Lazarus, the tiny little kitten who was found nearly frozen to death on Thanksgiving day was able to return the favor after his beloved rescuer returned home from the hospital after suffering a pretty bad leg injury at a skatepark. Lazarus’ Thanksgiving rescue.