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    The 5 Ways I Destroyed My Thanksgiving

    (I loved the name of this category, and so...)  Hey everybody, let me tell you about my Thanksgiving! Usually, nothing says "perfect holiday" more than one word: Thanksgiving. It is, by far, my favorite day of the season.    You skip the pressure of...
    dudedrama dudedrama 36-40, M 6 Responses Nov 30, 2009

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    A Thanksgiving Joke!

    A game warden was driving down the road when he came upon a young boy carrying a wild turkey under his arm.   He stopped and asked the boy,  'Where did you get that turkey?'  The boy replied,  'What turkey?'  The game warden said, ...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 20, 2008

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    Turkey Lurkey

    My thanksgiving thingy, I may have posted this before but I am forgetful... My grandmother used to always call turkey, turkey lurkey. Does not mean anything, it just sounds funny. But thoughts of a lurking turkey and visions of my grandmother with her arm up a turkey's butt to...
    neodeno neodeno 41-45 2 Responses Nov 25, 2010

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    Joys Of Tradition And The Marking Of Time

    Thanksgiving is a great holiday -- it doesn't require gifts, religion, or anything that marks the original "holy days," and thus it can be morphed with traditions and rituals that are your own, rather than handed down by some organization. In addition to the food, the greatest...
    auroramaru auroramaru 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 5, 2011

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    Turkey For and Turkey For Me From Adam Sandler

    "They wanna hear the thanksgiving song! All right.." "This is uhh, This is the Thanksgiving Song" "I hope you enjoy it." [Starts playing] Love to eat turkey Love to eat turkey [Shout from Crowd:] "I love you Adam!" [Adam Sandler...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Nov 20, 2008

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    Giving Thanks

    Well, it is Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada... and I have just been made acutely aware of how much I really have to give thanks for... The summer here has been very hot and dry and now that autumn has arrived the area where I live is a tinderbox... brush fires have been...
    hippiechick333 hippiechick333 46-50, F 2 Responses Oct 8, 2011

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    Its Turkey Time!

    The smell of turkey cooking in the oven all night was a big traditions in my family; when I was a kid. And now its a big tradition mine too! I get my kids into cooking Thanksgiving dinner by cooking the stuffing, stuffing the turkey, putting all of the seasons on the turkey...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Nov 6, 2008

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    My Thanksgiving Menu

    <<<MENU>>>> Breakfast- is the orange rolls -------------------------------------- Dinner- is turkey, potatoes, 2 different kinds of stuffins (bread & rice/pork),           peas, carrots, cabbage...
    123ct 123ct 36-40, F Nov 6, 2008

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    Thanksgiving So Far

    Dad told me that he got me new bedding. Says its comfy and prettier. I haven't seen it yet. He's been really nice lately.. My cousin handed me some food. Told me to go sit by my dad. (on the couch.) I said "planned on it" I went there but someone I didnt like was on the couch so...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Nov 28, 2013

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    Like wtf ppl it's not even November!
    Lilwillbe Lilwillbe 16-17, F Oct 2

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    Bahahaha I'm sure this would be half the men out there!!
    Anngeleyes Anngeleyes 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    What the hell are you all doing this for????
    prettyprude prettyprude 31-35, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    Thanksgiving; when white people regret how much they ate almost as much as Native Americans regret trusting white people....
    AntonioV AntonioV 46-50, M 2 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    So it was Thanksgiving and my really close cousin Jack (who's gay) brought his boyfriend. We always have Thanksgiving with my grandmother and her kids (my dad, Jack's dad, my aunt...
    kittentoes kittentoes 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    So here I am, waking up... Its Saturday, of the long weekend... Thanksgiving long weekend. I'm dead tired. Already the memories of my last thanksgiving is running thru my head...
    lostunit lostunit 26-30, M Oct 11

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    Question.. So my boyfriend is supposed to graduate the week of Thanksgiving. Their Facebook page says something about the date being changed from Nov. 27th (thanksgiving) to either...
    Courtmk Courtmk 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 3

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    Regardless of whether you still want to get away on a last-minute discount crack in 2014, or are organizing in advance for subsequent calendar year, there is no excuse never to...
    Laurenazrj90 Laurenazrj90 31-35, M 1 Response Oct 23

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    well my dads is a ex cop and he use to beat me up over stupied **** like when I was little like 12 years old he picked my up off my feet and was chocking me for a game we played...
    Louguyz4 Louguyz4 22-25, M 1 Response a week ago

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    Getting ready for Thanksgiving. Today I'm baking PINEAPPLE CHEESECAKE CUPCAKES INGREDIENTS FOR GRAHAM CRUST: 1 cup graham cracker crumbs 1 tbsp. granulated sugar ¾ stick...
    4loves 4loves 46-50, F Oct 1

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    Have any of you ladies gone down to see your SO at A school yet? Or planning to? What did you do for transportation??? My boyfriend is buying me a ticket to go see him Thanksgiving...
    Navygfwaiting Navygfwaiting 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 1

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    So when i say i have a fat life i mean my life has been with most fat people, my mom is fat both my grandpas my grandma my three aunts and uncles all my cousins and my teacher. My...
    cookie2468888 cookie2468888 18-21 Oct 1

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    Actually I want to see if I can think of 100 things to share - 1) I am the baby of my family 2) I have gray eyes 3) I am 5' 7" 4) I crochet prayer shawls 5) I miss my dad every...
    thescarletibis thescarletibis 41-45, F 5 Responses Oct 2

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    I love fall it's the best season . With fall you have so much to look forward to Halloween , Christmas , thanksgiving if you live in American and personally for me my birthday , my...
    Loving1234 Loving1234 16-17, F 1 Response Oct 5

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    Fall is wonderful. Everything is so colorful. The air feels so fresh and clean after a hot, sticky summer. It smells so nice, like potpourri wishes it could smell. Halloween and...
    smarmybrat smarmybrat 26-30, F Oct 5

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    I usually don't feel lonely, when I'm alone, I try to not think about being lonely, and the few times that I do, I find ways to take my mind off that feeling. But around my friends...
    DeathstalkerScorpion DeathstalkerScorpion 22-25, M 1 Response Oct 9

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    As of 3 days ago. My mum died in March of cancer which was the worst time of my whole life. She was the only thing keeping my dad undercontrol and he was bad after that. My mum...
    LandonS LandonS 16-17, M 1 Response Oct 9

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    I have five cousins on my father's side of the family that were a huge part of my life when I was a kid, two are boys and three are girls. The girls were always like sisters to me...
    vaderjack vaderjack 18-21, M Oct 9

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    I like most of my foods overcooked. I think they taste better when they are thoroughly cooked; not soft & squishy. I always have my steak & hamburgers very well done. I have...
    s4019t s4019t 26-30, M Oct 10

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    Satan tries to limit your praying because he knows your praying will limit him."Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let...
    RavenS45 RavenS45 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 11

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    This past 3 months, I have been living in an basement apartment. I was in a rough patch, money wise, so I chose to live in a basement with a Jewish landlord walking above me. A...
    iwannarant iwannarant 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    So today is national coming out day.. I would like to come out but I'm just so scared. I told my self that i would probably come out on this day next year but idk. I also told my...
    cutiepieeeee cutiepieeeee 13-15, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    Happy Canadian Thanksgiving weekend to my Fellow Canucks! 🍁 Enjoy with your loved ones! Eat, drink and be merry- which is my intention celebrating today!
    MFeisty MFeisty 41-45, F 2 Responses Oct 12

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    A year ago tomorrow, on Thanksgiving, my sister will have been gone for one year. She killed herself. I haven’t opened up to anyone about it because I feel ashamed and am...
    kimberlyyy00 kimberlyyy00 26-30, F 5 Responses Oct 12

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    We just returned, my wife and myself from a very nice wedding this weekend out of town. It was unfortunate that the wedding was held over the Thanksgiving (Canada) weekend, but...
    Older1962 Older1962 51-55, M Oct 12

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    Last thanksgiving I was living with mm and his wife so I spent the holidays with them. This year though they are going to her hometown and I'm home in my own place alone. I've...
    megansunshine megansunshine 18-21, F 5 Responses Oct 12

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    I am nervous for today. It is 1:33 a.m and I cannot sleep. My mouth tastes like copper while my stomach churns. I finally tell my father that I am involved with someone older than...
    AddyAddyAddy AddyAddyAddy 18-21, F 3 Responses Oct 13

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    Happy Thanksgiving fellow Canadians! :)
    autumnsx autumnsx 18-21, F 12 Responses Oct 13

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    Happy Thanksgiving! Now I am not a big holiday guy but that doesn't mean I don't respect the classics.
    JackisMe JackisMe 41-45, M Oct 13

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    Experienced this yesterday at Thanksgiving...new friends who are old souls. A safety there when you mention a piece of your past ten years ago and it's like they were right there...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 13

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    It's been quite awhile since I have been on here. I guess a lot and not much has changed. Its always as it has been...one step forward and ten steps back. Just when I think...
    imagoodgrl imagoodgrl 36-40, F 5 Responses Oct 13

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    Had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend enjoying Gods creation with family and friends and the sunshine while kayaking down a peaceful river with the one I love, what more could I ask...
    justgoodfriend justgoodfriend 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    I hate it because I'm always chastised or compared to my cousins or sister. I remember one year I got yelled at for watching buffy the vampire slayer on my laptop rather than...
    WelcomeToPlanetWeird WelcomeToPlanetWeird 22-25, M Oct 13

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    I still love standing over the heater vent in the winter and watching my nightgown billow out. I still love the feel of cool green grass under my bare feet. I still love the smell...
    zanyzoey zanyzoey 36-40, F 2 Responses Oct 14

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    I talked to my marine today and he mentioned some of the guys in his unit (stationed overseas) don't ever receive any mail or care packages. With the holidays coming up (Halloween...
    hotstreak426 hotstreak426 18-21, F Oct 14

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    I guess X-mas trumps all other holidays...I was @ my local TGT retail store 4 some Halloween stuff and couldn't help but notice a some nearby shelves already filling up with X-mas...
    booyah73 booyah73 41-45, M Oct 17

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    All writing is in a sense a prayer - a sending out of hope, a thanksgiving, a celebration, a song sent into the wind, that we hope someone will hear. ~ Georgia Heard
    samemay54 samemay54 41-45, F Oct 18

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    So much. And Thanksgiving. And pretty much any national holiday that forces me to socialize. I dread the presents as I do not reciprocate. I hate that. I look like a douche. I...
    adianoeta adianoeta 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 18

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    As a college student! I tend to procrastinate a little. I have a lit paper due before I go home for Thanksgiving !
    PozlifeD PozlifeD 18-21, M 3 Responses Oct 19

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