Tyrades! Ready for Tyree To Carve the Thanksgiving Trivia?
November 19, 2020
As your host, I have gathered a cornucopia of genuine Thanksgiving trivia, thanks to “Good Housekeeping” magazine and other sources.
(Granted, “Good Housekeeping” reached its peak of relevance in the June Cleaver era. Today’s over-scheduled families would be just as well served with subscriptions to “Adequate Housekeeping” or “Turn Out the Lights and Pretend Nobody’s Home” or “Anybody Got the Energy to Activate the Roomba?” magazines.)
For starters, Pres. Thomas Jefferson refused to celebrate Thanksgiving as a national holiday, citing concerns about separation of chu...