Turkey, football, etc.
He's back in a New York (Times Food Section) groove. Food writer, former restaurant critic, and noted Thanksgiving expert Sam Sifton has been appointed to the role of food editor at the New York Times, a move he notes on Twitter makes him the first to hold the job title since Craig Clairborne. Show More Summary
Welcome back to Massively's What Are You Playing, the game in which we tell you what we're playing this weekend and you giggle at all the lore purists who demand in-game lore-friendly holidays and events instead of Thanksgiving and Valentine's Day because here it is. Show More Summary
Editor's Note: We're highlighting all of the bucks that ran in August's Deer of the Year feature. Each week we'll post the full story and extra photos right here on the BBZ blog. Like so many other legendary deer, Gregory Krapfl’s monster...Show More Summary
A month before I turned 21, I returned home from the Bay Area, where I was attending college, to celebrate Thanksgiving with my family in Minnesota. On a Tuesday evening, I was sitting in the living room, about to head upstairs to go to bed, when my phone buzzed with a text from Dave Finnochio, founder and general manager of Bleacher Report. Read more...
It's Thanksgiving Day, 2009. Tiger Woods is happily married, he's everybody's favorite golfer, and he owns 14 major golf championships. It is pretty much assumed that at some point in the coming few years he will tie and surpass Jack...Show More Summary
The last time venture capital returns were this good, the Pets.com sock puppet had its own balloon in the Macy's Thanksgiving Day parade.
The NFL loves staging games on Thanksgiving, the NBA on Christmas, and the NHL on New Year’s Day. What’s so special about July 16 that Major League Baseball awards their players a day of rest and reflection? Is it to commemorate theShow More Summary
Detroit Lions star Ndamukong Suh has been involved in his fair share of incidents since coming into the NFL, and some of his actions on the field can lead to awkward encounters off of the field. Flashback to Thanksgiving Day 2011. That...Show More Summary
I've had some awkward Ramadans as a new Muslim. When I converted it was the holiday season here in America, and I'll never forget the look my cousin gave me when I told her at Thanksgiving dinner that I wasn't going to eat because I was fasting. Seriously, it was meme-worthy. I also fasted while […] The post 8 Ramadan Nibbles for New Muslims appeared first on MuslimMatters.org.
The war in Iraq is going pretty much like I predicted it would. The three factions—Kurds, Sunni Arabs, and Shia Arabs—are holding their own, consolidating their turf, not trying very hard to occupy the other groups’ territories. The Sunni militias, led by I.S.I.S., the Caliphate of Loud-Talking, has been making ridiculous noises about “liberating” not just all of Iraq but...
By Marc Chandler: On July 4th, which some in the UK refer to as Thanksgiving, sterling rose to its highest level against the dollar since late 2008. Since then, sterling has gently slipped lower, with its $1.7070 print today, the lowest since the start of the month. Show More Summary
Read about when our parenting writer, Frank Lowe, attended a special Thanksgiving that turned into an eye-opening and educational experience. read more
Thanks to everyone for their enormous help in my dinner planning. Per the request of several of you, the final menu is after the jump.
On Thanksgiving, the Lions dominated the Packers and looked like heavy favorites to win the NFC North. By Christmas, they had already been mathematically eliminated from playoff contention. That’s how quickly things fell apart for the Lions last year. Will this year be different? Maybe, with the firing of head coach Jim Schwartz and the…
The original miniseries follows the story of Mei, a young woman born in China and raised by British parents who is called back to Guangzhou by her desperate birth mother after Mei’s brother is wrongly accused of murder. One Child stars...Show More Summary
This Thanksgiving, SundanceTV will offer a feast for thought on the definition of family, with the Thanksgiving weekend debut of its newest original mini-series “One Child.
Garth Brooks has taken a break from disappointing almost half a million Irishmen to announce that he will, in fact, release a new record. Garth will come out on or around Black Friday—the consumer-friendly day after Thanksgiving—andShow More Summary
On the Saturday before Thanksgiving, police say a high-priced call girl arrived at the yacht of a Silicon Valley tech executive she had met on the Internet.
A call for help to all of our creative foodies and chefs.