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A Look Beyond the Turkey: A Brief History of Thankfulness and Harvest


The Thanksgiving holiday Americans will celebrate tomorrow is based on a historical feast from 1621. However, the idea of expressing gratitude for a bountiful harvest with a celebration is an idea that goes way back -probably as far back as agriculture itself. Geeks Are Sexy takes a look at some of the ancient harvest festivals that celebrate the accomplishment of reaping enough food to last until next growing season, and the evolution of the way we celebrate today. Link

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November 21st, 2012

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