My first Thanksgiving in the Bay Area, a new friend invited me to share the holiday with her family. Before the potluck meal kicked off, my friend’s Hawaiian grandmother unveiled a bowl of treasure: cubes of succulent raw ahi, or tuna, lightly seasoned with sesame oil and sliced scallions. It was poke—a traditional Hawaiian salad […]
Stephen Hawking's final resting place will be among other famous scientists like Sir Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin. Hawking's ashes will be interred at London’s Westminster Abbey, next to Newton's grave, at a Thanksgiving ceremony later this year, the Abbey has revealed. The Dean of Westminster said the location was...
A spokesman for the abbey said Tuesday the ashes will be placed there later this year at a thanksgiving service.
In the grand tradition of Kristen Wiig giving thanks for Thanksgiving, Michael Keaton discovering Easter candy, and Edward Norton scaring up some Halloween treats, Bill Hader sits back with a warm cup of rancid milk in the latest installment of Saturday Night Live’s “articulate oddball reviews holiday customs” sketch series. ... More »
After 11-year-old Rylan Thai Hagan hanged himself with a belt from his bunk bed three days before Thanksgiving, people wanted to know why he did it. He was a model sixth-grader at Perry Street Prep in northeast Washington, where he received a stipend to tutor other students. He was a basketball...
by Stanley WeintraubFrom the publisher:General Sherman's Christmas opens on Thanksgiving Day 1864. Sherman was relentlessly pushing his troops nearly three hundred miles across Georgia in his "March to the Sea," to reach Savannah just days before Christmas. Show More Summary
Thanksgiving gatherings could get bigger —a lot bigger—as science uncovers the familial bonds that bind us. From millions of interconnected online genealogy profiles, researchers have amassed the largest, scientifically-vetted family tree to date, which at 13 million people, is slightly bigger than a nation the size of Cuba or Belgium. Show More Summary
2012’s CGI surprise poked fun at video games; now, Ralph will “wreck” the Internet.
Robin Hood stars Taron Egerton and Jamie Dornan, and A Simple Favor stars Anna Kendrick and Blake Lively The post Robin Hood Moves to Thanksgiving, A Simple Favor Gets Fall Release appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
The Leonardo DiCaprio produced Robin Hood from Lionsgate is moving from Sept. 21 to the Thanksgiving eve of Nov. 21. The Otto Bathurst-directed movie starring Taron Egerton will compete against Universal’s The Women of Marwen from Robert...Show More Summary
In Madison, last Saturday, the Wisconsin State Journal reports."An officer advised them they were not welcome back into the store and could be cited for trespass if they returned"...They've been there before — "around Thanksgiving, chanting...Show More Summary
Via Dana Lyons' Tumblr, If a comparison to a dotcom foursome holds true, the rally in the vaunted F.A.N.G. stocks may be coming to an end. Around Thanksgiving time in 2015, we posted what is still among our most popular charts and blogs we’ve ever published. Show More Summary
Michelle Obama’s memoir is set to hit store bookshelves just before the Thanksgiving holiday season. According to The Hill, the former first lady’s Becoming is slated to hit bookstores on Nov. 13 and will be released in 24 differentShow More Summary
The biopic will be centered on the snack’s inventor and former Frito-Lay janitor Richard Montanez Flamin’ Hot Cheetos, the fiery-red stoner snack that’s since inexplicably found its way into Burger King side dishes and Thanksgiving turkey recipes, is now getting its own feature film. Show More Summary
Russian trolls reportedly spread a fake news story about a batch of Walmart Thanksgiving turkeys giving people severe food poisoning in November 2015. The hoax went deep, and included the registration of a fake website that then wrote...Show More Summary
STXfilms had dated Jennifer Lopez’s romantic comedy Second Act for a Nov 21 release. The pic directed by Peter Segal also stars Milo Ventimiglia, Leah Remini, Vanessa Hudgens and Treat Williams. Second Act is billed in spirit of Lopez’s Maid...Show More Summary
Jennifer Lopez stars in the new romantic comedy The post Second Act Release Date Set for Thanksgiving Week appeared first on ComingSoon.net.
James and Kimberly Snead opened their doors Cruz around Thanksgiving.
It all began with Instagram. Some of the more wine-savvy among the 35.4 million fans following NBA basketball star LeBron James noticed that LeBron seemed to like wine. In November of 2014, during the Thanksgiving Holiday, James snapped...Show More Summary
After starring in Girls Trip this past summer, Tiffany Haddish is on the rise to becoming quite the comedy star. She already has some promising movies coming up soon, such as the Thanksgiving comedy The Oath with Ike Barinholtz and John Cho and Night School with Kevin Hart and Taran Killam. Show More Summary