Happy Thanksgiving! Eat lots and lots and lots. Rest. Then eat more.
Yeah, I’d say that sounds about right
Let the Ritualized Turkey Massacre Begin! | The Big Picture
according to this BBC Thanksgiving quiz, Israel consumes more turkey per capita than the US.
Crazy, I would guess that it’s because the lack of Christmas and Thanksgiving means that they don’t feel weird eating it in May or something. I was going to suggest that maybe they were native to the Middle East or something, but obviously the whole thing with Thanksgiving is they come from the US (thanks Wikipedia!)
Yeah! Fuel the inhumane breeding and slaughter of turkey!
Oh God… Try not to sprain your ankle hopping down off of your high horse.
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