December 2, 2021

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Thanksgiving side dish: Stuffed acorn squash with crab

Stuffed acorn squash with panko-crusted crab makes for a delicious Thanksgiving side dish. “An acorn squash filled with ‘stuffing,’ this dish is quintessential fall. In fact, this dish is high in protein and gluten-free, thanks to the cheesy, gluten-free panko-crusted crab, and perfect for guests or family members who may follow a specialized diet,” says Rima […]

Biden thanks immigrants and frontline workers, remembers troops in Thanksgiving day proclamation

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! President Biden thanked immigrants and frontline workers who took care of Americans’ basic needs during the pandemic, and remembered U.S. troops who have lost their lives in a Thanksgiving Day proclamation. The president issued the proclamation on Wednesday, amid the biggest cost increase for Thanksgiving dinners the […]

Omicron Variant Won’t Affect Australia’s Reopening: Health Minister

The Australian government has suspended flights from nine African countries as a precautionary measure against the emergence of the Omicron variant of the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus, which causes the COVID-19 disease. The nine countries of concern include South Africa, Namibia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Lesotho, Eswatini, Seychelles, Malawi, and Mozambique. Additionally, Australia has implemented four other…

Communist Officials Spy on Each Other as Power Struggle Intensifies

Commentary Wiretapping political opponents plays a significant role in the power struggle among Chinese Communist Party (CCP) officials. China News Weekly, a state-run news magazine based in Beijing, recently published article on Liu Xinyun, vice governor of Shanxi Province since 2018. The article described Liu as a ruthless government official who “befriended political crooks and abused spying…

New Australia Post Facility to Meet Demand Before Christmas

Australia Post has opened a new parcel facility in Sydney to keep up with record demand amid Black Friday sales and in the lead up to Christmas. The new 20,000-square-metre facility is capable of processing over 100,000 parcels per day, bringing Australia Post’s total processing capacity in New South Wales to almost 1.5 million parcels…

Facts Matter (Nov. 26): People Ordered to Mask Up at Home; Fauci Says Definition of ‘Fully Vaccinated’ Could Be Changed

People in Santa Cruz, California, were ordered by their local government to wear masks in their own homes for Thanksgiving. Meanwhile, as the Biden administration is pushing vaccine manufacturers to increase their production, it’s worth considering the state of several highly vaccinated countries. For instance, both South Korea and Ireland have over 90 percent of…

Utility Company Shuts Off Power to 75,000 Californians on Thanksgiving Due to High Winds

Utility company Southern California Edison (SCE) shut off upwards of 75,000 Californians’ power on Thanksgiving Day as strong winds threatened to spark wildfires. Strong winds whipped through the southern portion of the Golden State from Wednesday night through Thursday, prompting the SCE to shut down power Thanksgiving morning to avoid wildfires, the LA Times reported.…

Schools Reap Benefits of Hiring Coach Prime, Eddie George

NASHVILLE, Tenn.—Deion Sanders has been all over national TV, putting Jackson State in the spotlight every time his insurance commercials air. Hiring Eddie George has had a similar effect at Tennessee State. Thanks to their high-profile coaches, Jackson State and Tennessee State are reaping benefits from bigger crowds and more interest from top recruits to companies wanting to…

BC Grants Cullen Commission Six More Months to File Money Laundering Report

Commissioner Austin Cullen looks at documents before opening statements at the Cullen Commission of Inquiry into Money Laundering in British Columbia, in Vancouver, Feb. 24, 2020. (The Canadian Press/Darryl Dyck) VANCOUVER—An inquiry commission has received a six-month extension to file its final report into money laundering in British Columbia. A statement from the Commission of…

Apple Warns Thai Govt Critics of ‘State-Sponsored Attacks’ on iPhones

At least six activists and researchers critical of Thailand’s government were issued an alert on Wednesday from Apple Inc that warned them that it believed their iPhones had been targeted by “state-sponsored attackers.” Prajak Kongkirati, a political scientist at Bangkok’s Thammasat University, said he received two emails from Apple stating that it was believed that…

BC Reopens Major Section of Flood Damaged Trans Canada Highway in Fraser Valley

VICTORIA—A major section of the Trans-Canada Highway in British Columbia that was under floodwater since last week reopened Thursday, easing traffic congestion and helping connect the Lower Mainland to the province’s Interior. Transportation Minister Rob Fleming said the section of Highway 1 between Abbotsford and Chilliwack was cleared to reopen, which provides a vital artery…

Members Of Congress Spend Thanksgiving Serving Food To US Troops In South Korea, Then Head To Taiwan

A bipartisan group of five members of Congress served food to U.S. troops stationed in South Korea on Thanksgiving and then headed to Taiwan, defying orders from China.Members on the House Veterans Affairs Committee, including Chairman and Democratic California Rep. Mark Takano, Democratic Texas Rep. Colin Allred, Republican South Carolina Rep. Nancy Mace, Democratic California…

Biden Welcomed to Nantucket on Thanksgiving Day with the Middle Finger 

A Nantucket man reportedly gave President Joe Biden’s motorcade the middle finger as Biden made a stop on Thanksgiving during his stay at billionaire David Rubinstein’s compound. Biden and first lady Jill greeted the U.S. Coast Guard members before retiring to their vacation home on Rubenstein’s island. Biden gave “challenge coins” to Coast Guard members…

Joe Biden Thanksgiving: Turkey, Kale, and Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

President Joe Biden was treated to his favorite treat for Thanksgiving dessert on Thursday — ice cream. The White House released details of the president’s Thanksgiving dinner, including thyme roasted turkey, roasted vegetables, sweet potatoes, kale, button mushrooms, and cranberry relish. US President Joe Biden and First Lady Jill Biden make their way over to…

WATCH: Officers on ‘Turkey Patrol’ Deliver Thanksgiving Meals to People in Need

Police officers in Denver, Colorado, and the Denver Police Foundation went on a unique kind of patrol recently. The outing was a “turkey patrol,” not searching for turkeys but giving them to needy families who might have gone hungry over Thanksgiving, KDVR reported on Thursday. Hundreds of delicious Thanksgiving meals, 1,000 exactly, were packaged by helpers…

Kristol: Realize There Was No Thanksgiving Last Year Before Complaining About Inflation

During Wednesday’s “Newsroom” on CNN, political commentator Bill Kristol argued that people should realize there was no Thanksgiving last year given the COVID pandemic before they complained about inflation causing soaring food prices this year. Kristol said, “I think that they are crazy enough to try to take more credit for what the progress has…

CBS Guest: Serve Food to Thanksgiving Guests in Garage While Awaiting Rapid Virus Tests

Adding to the litany of intense Thanksgiving suggestions in the age of coronavirus, a psychologist on CBS said that people should consider serving their guests “hor d’oeuvres in the garage” as they await results on rapid virus tests. During a segment on CBS Mornings, psychologist Lisa Damour was asked how hosts should address people’s vaccination…

Majority of Americans Plan to Spend Thanksgiving with People Outside Their Household

The vast majority of Americans plan to spend the Thanksgiving holiday with individuals outside of their immediate household, an Ipsos/Axios survey released Tuesday found. Overall, 67 percent of Americans plan to see people outside of their immediate household for Thanksgiving, regardless of the vaccination status of themselves or others, representing a shift from last year,…

With Lockdowns, ‘Thanksgiving Is A Class C Misdemeanour,’ Says Mark Steyn

Fox News contributor Mark Steyn said Wednesday that with lockdowns across America, “Thanksgiving is a class C misdemeanour.” Steyn noted Democratic Oregon Gov. Kate Brown’s draconian response to the holiday and that she “knows that to govern is to prioritize. In Portland, the anarchists have had the run of the city all year and unfortunately…

Rep. Ted Budd on Calls to Cancel Thanksgiving: ‘Liberal Politicians Want Freedom for Themselves, but Not for You’

House Republicans are speaking out following the Democrat calls to essentially cancel traditional Thanksgiving plans out of fear of the Chinese coronavirus, with one GOP lawmaker warning Americans that “liberal politicians want freedom for themselves, but not for you.” “Nov. 7: Democrat officials celebrate in the streets. Now: Democrat officials say citizens can’t celebrate Thanksgiving.…

Greenfield: Why the Left Hates Thanksgiving

Gratitude has become a partisan issue. Senator Schumer wants to argue about tax reform at Thanksgiving dinner. And he has a handy chart for lefties to take along and wave at their more conservative relatives while screeching about the 1 percent. In an article titled, “The Case for Ruining Thanksgiving,” GQ Magazine urges its readers to […]

What We’re Thankful For: Happy Thanksgiving From The Townhall Team.

The editorial team here at Townhall would like to wish everyone a very happy Thanksgiving. Here’s some of the things we’re thankful for in 2017: *** They say gratitude it the key to happiness, and boy do I believe that is true. This Thanksgiving, and always, I am grateful for my wonderful family (including the […]

Trump Mentions ‘God’ 9 Times In Thanksgiving Message – Here’s How Many Times Obama Did The Same.

President Tump released his Thanksgiving message to the country Thursday morning. The message included a full-throated defense of his policies, the military and the future of the country. The president mentioned “God” nine times and “prayer” twice in his message. Trump asked the nation multiple times to “thank God” in “prayer” and recalled the story […]

President Donald Trump’s 2017 Thanksgiving Proclamation.

President Donald Trump issued his Thanksgiving proclamation, urging Americans to thank God for all of their many blessings. Read the full text of the proclamation below: BY THE PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA A PROCLAMATION On Thanksgiving Day, as we have for nearly four centuries, Americans give thanks to Almighty God for our […]

First Thanksgiving? How We Got the Pilgrim Story All Wrong

Spoiler: Thanksgiving has not always been about food and football. Perhaps this is not a shocking revelation. Given our steady arc toward holiday commercialization, we have long departed from the origins of this annual event. Still, our Novembers are dotted with the intimations of a historic past: Pilgrims dressed in amusing hats, cornucopias overflowing with […]

Here’s Why We Should Still Celebrate the Pilgrims at Thanksgiving.

For most American families, Thanksgiving is a time to gather with loved ones, eat delicious food, and perhaps watch some football. But not everyone is pleased with the celebration of this holiday, and some have taken to maligning its “originators,” the Pilgrims. An editorial in Al Jazeera labeled Thanksgiving a “thoroughly nauseating affair,” one that […]

Here’s A Complete List of All The Terror Attacks Against Israelis Since Thanksgiving

In his final insult to the decades-long legacy of American leadership and moral fortitude, President Obama chose to castigate the Jewish State of Israel, America’s foremost ally in the Middle East, and abandon America’s policy of standing in solidarity with the Israelis. By exclusively focusing on the red herring of Jewish “settlements,” Obama and his Secretary […]

First Thanksgiving Feast Set Stage for Ezekiel Prophecy

The First Thanksgiving 1621, oil on canvas by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris (1899). The painting shows common misconceptions about the event that persist to modern times: Pilgrims did not wear such outfits, and the Wampanoag are dressed in the style of Native Americans from the Great Plains. (Wikimedia Commons) Thanksgiving as a secular holiday is […]

Trump Asks for Unity in Thanksgiving Message

With the election so close to the holidays, families and friends may be tempted to talk politics at the dinner table. Yet, President-elect Donald Trump released a video message this Thanksgiving Eve, urging for unity after such a bruising political campaign. “It’s my prayer that on this Thanksgiving, we begin to heal our divisions and […]

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