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When Thanksgiving Was Weird

No turkey tablecloths. No football. No pouring over the Black Friday ads. And, most importantly, no glitter pumpkin decor. This was when Thanksgiving was weird. On October 3, 1863 the nation was knee-deep in blood. President Abraham Lincoln released what came to be known as the beginning of an annual tradition of presidential Thanksgiving proclamations.… Continue reading When Thanksgiving Was Weird

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