My cooking is so bad my kids thought Thanksgiving was to commemorate Pearl Harbor.   Phyllis Diller Phyllis Ada Diller (July 17, 1917 – August 20, 2012) was an American actress and stand-up comedian, best known for her eccentric stage… Read More ›


Thanksgiving is an emotional holiday. People travel thousands of miles to be with people they only see once a year. And then discover once a year is way too often.   Johnny Carson  John William “Johnny” Carson (October 23, 1925 – January… Read More ›


I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land.      Jon Stewart Jon Stewart (born Jonathan Stuart Leibowitz, November… Read More ›


  Pies mean Thanksgiving and Christmas and picnics.      Janet Clarkson, Pie: A Global History From Ms. Clarkson’s own blog site The Old Foodie:                 I am enthusiastic about food and food history, and… Read More ›