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Sport Thursday Headlines: Happy Thanksgiving Edition

14:20  25 november  2021
14:20  25 november  2021 Source:   sbnation.com

Thanksgiving's real history, Macy's parade, 3 NFL games: 5 things to know Thursday

  Thanksgiving's real history, Macy's parade, 3 NFL games: 5 things to know Thursday It's Thanksgiving in the U.S., the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade returns to form, Week 12 of the NFL season begins and more to start your Thursday.For many Native people, Thanksgiving represents the dark shadow of genocide and the resilience of Native people, rather than peace and shared prosperity between Native Americans and Pilgrims. "To most Natives, Thanksgiving is not a celebration," said tribal citizen Dennis W. Zotigh, who is also a writer and cultural specialist at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian in Washington, D.C.

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone in the Big Blue Nation!

  Thursday Headlines: Happy Thanksgiving Edition © Drew Brown - Sea of Blue

It’s a special day we set aside to be thankful for what we have and spend time with the people closest to us.

Here in Kentucky, we’re preparing for upcoming basketball and football games over the next couple days. The basketball team takes the floor at Rupp Arena on Friday for a matchup against North Florida, while the football team will travel to Louisville for the rivalry matchup against the Cardinals.

As for sports today, the Lions and Bears kick off first, followed by the Raiders and Cowboys and then the Bills vs. Saints in the nightcap.

How the American Right Claimed Thanksgiving for Its Own

  How the American Right Claimed Thanksgiving for Its Own Pass the free enterprise, please.Making use of excerpts from Plymouth Colony Gov. William Bradford’s journals, all of these pieces tell roughly the same story about “the real meaning of Thanksgiving”: the Pilgrims went to Plymouth in 1620 with a utopian vision of holding property in common, but after being mugged by the reality of two years of poor harvests and starvation, they abandoned collectivism for capitalist individualism. These articles conclude in roughly the same way: The lesson of the first Thanksgiving was that “socialism does not work; the one and only source of abundance is free markets.

So spend some time with friends and family today, eat some good food, relax, and get ready for some Cats victories this weekend.

Tweet of the Day

A lot of talent in this group.

Headlines

Cats beat out Bama, Ole Miss for Barion Brown - Herald Leader

A massive get.

Brad White talks about Malik Cunningham - Cats Pause

Kentucky’s DC knows his defense will have its hands full.

Calipari talks about Dontaie Allen - KSR

I really want to see Allen knock down some shots.

Ranking the Friends Thanksgiving Episodes from Worst to Best

  Ranking the Friends Thanksgiving Episodes from Worst to Best We're going to need you to pivot over here, because it's time to rank the Friends Thanksgiving episodes. See where your favorite falls in our official ranking.Even though Friends has been off the air for 17 years, the NBC comedy's holiday episodes are still our favorite way to commemorate Turkey Day. Every season, Rachel (Jennifer Aniston), Monica (Courteney Cox), Phoebe (Lisa Kudrow), Joey (Matt LeBlanc), Chandler (Matthew Perry) and Ross (David Schwimmer) celebrated with hilarious high jinks, quotable moments and notable guest stars.

Mel Tucker got a huge extension with Michigan St. - ESPN

A $95M extension after a 49-point loss.

Durant passes Iverson on all-time scoring list - Yahoo

KD is now in the top 25 all-time.

Semifinalists named for Football HOF class - CBS

Devin Hester and Hines Ward are among those being considered.

Biden pardons turkeys Peanut Butter and Jelly ahead of Thanksgiving .
President Joe Biden on Friday pardoned his first turkeys ahead of Thanksgiving, continuing an unlikely presidential tradition. In a ceremony in the White House Rose Garden, Biden spared the poultry pair from becoming Thanksgiving dinner this year.

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