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Happy Thanksgiving

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Happy Thanksgiving everyone





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I have no idea about thankgiving! I am from Romania.

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Derek Dongray (11/27/2008)
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Steve only does 10-pointers for Pagan festivals, Like Halloween and Yuletide BigGrin

... And Thanksgiving is a Political holiday? BigGrin

Actually, not being American, I've never really understood what Thanksgiving was celebrating (apart from eating too much turkey Smile).

Is it:
a) The Pilgrim Fathers actually getting to America without drowning etc.
b) ... getting to somewhere that wasn't British/French/whatever direct rule.
c) General thanks for whatever you can think of (family, health, etc)
d) Just an excuse for a holiday...
e) Something else...

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According to Wikipedia, the answer is e)

Thanksgiving, also known as Thanksgiving Day, is a harvest festival. Traditionally, it is a time to give thanks for the harvest and express gratitude in general. It is primarily a North American holiday which has generally become a national secular holiday with religious origins.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanksgiving

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Steve only does 10-pointers for Pagan festivals, Like Halloween and Yuletide BigGrin

... And Thanksgiving is a Political holiday? BigGrin

Actually, not being American, I've never really understood what Thanksgiving was celebrating (apart from eating too much turkey Smile).

Is it:
a) The Pilgrim Fathers actually getting to America without drowning etc.
b) ... getting to somewhere that wasn't British/French/whatever direct rule.
c) General thanks for whatever you can think of (family, health, etc)
d) Just an excuse for a holiday...
e) Something else...


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This is the shortest way to find out what's all about something you want to know - wikipedia. Can anyone says something without referencing wikipedia? Wink

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Happy normal working day to all the people in the rest of the world.


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Sorin Petcu (11/27/2008)
Can anyone says something without referencing wikipedia? Wink


On this site, yes, frequently.
We reference Books Online and MSDN instead. BigGrin


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oh boy! w00t

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I can reference Encarta or Britannia if you want. Cool

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