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Why I will not be celebrating Thanksgiving tomorrow......

Wednesday, November 21, 2012

While I would be the LAST to begrudge any of my friends a Happy Thanksgiving , I do not celebrate it on the same month as most of you. As CJ Baggins and a few others would attest we celebrate Thanksgiving Day in October. As to why it has more to do with tradition than anything else. The first thanksgiving celebrated in Canada was in 1578 by a fellow named Martin Frobisher.
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GAYLLYNNE 11/22/2012 7:19AM

    Thanks for sharing that information. I hope your Thanksgiving was great.

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EVER-HOPEFUL 11/22/2012 6:51AM

    i have never celerbrated thanksgiving we donīt have it in wales or in germany where i live now.that doesnīt mean we donīt have to be thankful though. emoticon

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WORKOUTWITHPAM 11/21/2012 11:50PM

    That is interesting to know! Thank you for sharing.

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Pam

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SHERRYGAYL 11/21/2012 11:40PM

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SWEETONE111 11/21/2012 10:34PM

    Cool trivia about Canadian Thanksgiving - I didn't know that! emoticon

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MORTICIAADDAMS 11/21/2012 10:15PM

    I'll pig out for you then. LOL.

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