DanZero: When is it celebrated?On the fourth Thursday in NovemeberThey're not even bothered to have the same name for months as we do!
poodebunker: Cake Hunter: It was on this date in 1492 when Jesus accidentally resurrected himself as a turkey. It's tradition to give thanks that he got back to work and tried again a few months later and got it right. The turkey represents his body, and since the pilgrims didn't drink alcohol, they got the next best thing to represent his blood: cranberry sauce."Black Friday" was Judas' nickname, so we celebrate by losing our sh*t and trampling other people for a sweet deal on this one TV they've got.Aaaaak! Now it just dawned on me...I'm roasting jeebus in my oven! :0
b0rscht: I look forward to the Chicago Tribune article explaining Boxing Day.
Devil's Advocaat: British newspaper tries to explain the concept of American Thanksgiving and Black Friday to its baffled apathetic readersWe're about as interested in Thanksgiving as you lot are in Guy Fawke's Night.
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