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Typing Two Spaces After a Period? You’re WRONG!

‘Fess up, Neatoramanauts. Who amongst you type two spaces after a period? Well, according to Farhad Manjoo of Slate, you’re wrong. Dead wrong: What galls me about two-spacers isn’t just their numbers. It’s their certainty that they’re right. Over Thanksgiving [...]

Corn That Looks Like It Came From Candy Island

This heavenly rainbow of kernels is from a variety of corn known as Glass Gem Corn, and it looks like it would make the most fun batch of candy corn ever! This unusual variety is grown by “Seeds Trust, a family seed company, got the seeds for glass gem corn from Greg Schoen who got his [...]

Tortoises Enjoying Thanksgiving Dinner

They might not be big fans of turkey, but tortoises love pumpkins, which is a great way for them to celebrate Thanksgiving dinner. Of course, they are super cute while munching down on the holiday treats. Link Via BuzzFeed

Map of Thanksgiving Dinner

Tomorrow, we scale the Western Stuffing Slope and conquer the Sweet Potato Peak! Just in time for Turkey Day, Grant Snider of Incidental Comics gives us this handy Map of Thanksgiving Dinner. View the larger size here: Link [...]

Conversation Starters, 140 Characters at a Time

Looking for Thanksgiving dinner conversational fodder? Follow mental_floss on Twitter. As one reader put it, “Your Twitter feed is like sitting next to Cliff Clavin at the bar.” I’ll take that as a compliment.

Pumpkin-Apple-Pecan Pie

Can’t decide what kind of pie to serve after Thanksgiving dinner? Make them all in one pie pan! Cakespy at Serious Eats experimented with pecan, apple, and pumpkin pie recipes to make this triple threat. The best results came from the pie divided into sections, as seen in the picture. The recipes are included. Link [...]