Kimmel Thanksgiving Cartoon

 Posted by at 19:06  Humor, Politics
Nov 242011

If you watch Jimmy Kimmel you know that he likes to take classic cartoons and replace the soundtrack with something more current. A few nights ago he took the Peanuts Thanksgiving cartoon from 1973 and dubbed in the soundtrack from a recent Republican “presidential” debate. (Yes, we all know that 1973 was 38 years ago, not 28. You really do not need to point that out.) Watch it. I am of the opinion that it is his best effort yet.


Weekly Address 11-24-11

 Posted by at 14:41  Politics
Nov 242011

“On Thanksgiving, Grateful for the Men and Women Who Defend Our Country”

From the White House weblog:

In this week’s address, President Obama wished the American people a happy Thanksgiving, giving a special thanks to the brave men and women serving overseas and those giving back at shelters and soup kitchens in their communities during the holidays. Those who celebrated the first Thanksgiving persevered by drawing strength from each other, and today we once again come together in that spirit of unity to overcome our challenges, remaining thankful for our freedom and the blessings of family, community, and country.

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