Thankful for Thanksgiving

Any lovely aromas coming out of your kitchen yet? It's Thanksgiving week, when nearly everyone tries their hand at baking, roasting and even frying. In our Thanksgiving-themed section, The Voyage tends to grab the glory. According to Travel Channel, it's the "most insane" wooden roller coaster out there, so accolades are rather appropriate. But another…

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“You’re probably wondering why I called this meeting…”

Will marches to the beat of a different drummer. We like to say that when others "zig" he chooses to "zag." So when he calls a meeting, it may not be in a conference room. That's Will in the red jacket, holding a different, uh … drum stick. Today's "meeting" is in the Plymouth Rock…

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‘Artistic accomplishment’

An emailer named Craig was kind enough to send us the link to a snippet from the aforementioned Turkey Drop episode onWKRP. Will was delighted. His response to my email: This is the funniest moment in sitcom history! It is to be revered as a great artistic accomplishment!

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Cold Turkey

“I just looked out my window and a bunch of turkeys drove by!” Laura is office manager for our county visitors bureau. She’s worked in Santa Claus long enough that she knows not to get her feathers ruffled when she sees unusual vehicles drive by her window. Here’s the latest crazy truckload: Rachel dashed out…

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An omen?

Driving in to work a little over an hour ago, I had to slow down … there was a wild turkey crossing my little country road. I kid you not. To get to the other side, I guess… It strutted across the road with its long neck jerkily bobbing forward and back. That bird had…

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