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  1. Standard memberRemoved
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    23 Nov '16 22:52
    Happy Thanksgiving to all!
    Thanksgiving: A Uniquely American Holiday

    http://dailysignal.com/2016/11/22/thanksgiving-a-uniquely-american-holiday/[WORD TOO LONG]
  2. Zugzwang
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    23 Nov '16 23:48
    Originally posted by checkbaiter
    [b]Happy Thanksgiving to all!
    Thanksgiving: A Uniquely American Holiday

    http://dailysignal.com/2016/11/22/thanksgiving-a-uniquely-american-holiday/[WORD TOO LONG]/b]
    Ethnocentric Americans are ignorant of the fact that, by law, Canada celebrates Thanksgiving (in October).

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanksgiving_(Canada)
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    23 Nov '16 23:53
    Originally posted by Duchess64
    Ethnocentric Americans are ignorant of the fact that, by law, Canada celebrates Thanksgiving (in October).

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanksgiving_(Canada)
    Why have thanksgiving in the second month of winter?
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    23 Nov '16 23:54
    Originally posted by Duchess64
    Ethnocentric Americans are ignorant of the fact that, by law, Canada celebrates Thanksgiving (in October).

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanksgiving_(Canada)
    Indians started it smarty.
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    24 Nov '16 00:03
    Originally posted by Duchess64
    Ethnocentric Americans are ignorant of the fact that, by law, Canada celebrates Thanksgiving (in October).

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thanksgiving_(Canada)
    Good on em. Them Canadians have a lot to be thankful for. They get to be our neighbors all year round. I see nothing wrong with them condensing their thanks into one day in October. Here Here!!
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    24 Nov '16 00:06
    Originally posted by checkbaiter
    [b]Happy Thanksgiving to all!
    Thanksgiving: A Uniquely American Holiday

    http://dailysignal.com/2016/11/22/thanksgiving-a-uniquely-american-holiday/[WORD TOO LONG]/b]
    Same to ya!!

    One thumbs down for Happy Thanksgiving?

    Tuff crowd.
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    24 Nov '16 00:08
    Originally posted by whodey
    Same to ya!!

    One thumbs down for Happy Thanksgiving?

    Tuff crowd.
    Prolly DC64
  8. Zugzwang
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    24 Nov '16 00:28
    Originally posted by Eladar
    Why have thanksgiving in the second month of winter?
    In the northern hemisphere, winter begins on December 21-22, after Thanksgiving.
  9. Zugzwang
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    24 Nov '16 00:322 edits
    Originally posted by joe beyser
    Good on em. Them Canadians have a lot to be thankful for. They get to be our neighbors all year round.
    I see nothing wrong with them condensing their thanks into one day in October. Here Here!!
    Contrary to the original post, Thanksgiving is *not* a holiday *unique* to the USA.

    "They [Canadians] get to be our [American] neighbors all year around."
    --Joe Beyser

    So are the Mexicans.

    "Poor Mexico! So far from God, so close to the United States."
    --Porfirio Diaz (1830-1915, president of Mexico)

    Some proud Canadians like to claim that they were the first nation (albeit a part of the
    British Empire) to defeat the USA in a war. This refers to the War of 1812, during which
    the US attempt to invade and conquer Canada failed. How many Americans remember Laura Secord?

    My point is that the USA has invaded most of its neighbors, mainly Canada and Mexico
    and also many countries in the Caribbean or Central America (including Grenada and Panama).
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    24 Nov '16 00:35
    Originally posted by Duchess64
    Contrary to the original post, Thanksgiving is *not* a holiday *unique* to the USA.

    "They [Canadians] get to be our [American] neighbors all year around."
    --Joe Beyser

    So are the Mexicans.

    "Poor Mexico! So far from God, so close to the United States."
    --Porfirio Diaz (1830-1915, president of Mexico)
    They can be thankful too ya know, most of them will be celebrating thanksgiving in the United States right along with the rest of us. One big happy Americana treat for all. How about you? Will you be carving some turkey?
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    24 Nov '16 00:38
    Originally posted by Duchess64
    In the northern hemisphere, winter begins on December 21-22, after Thanksgiving.
    In Canada they have two seasons Winter and August
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    24 Nov '16 00:56
    Originally posted by checkbaiter
    [b]Happy Thanksgiving to all!
    Thanksgiving: A Uniquely American Holiday

    http://dailysignal.com/2016/11/22/thanksgiving-a-uniquely-american-holiday/[WORD TOO LONG]/b]
    Happy Thanksgiving to you and all also. 🙂
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