Archive for November, 2011

(November 19) Today we’re celebrating . . .  " Have a Bad Day" Day

Saturday, November 19th, 2011

Bad Day? by Miss Lane

“Have a Bad Day” Day
If it burns you up to constantly be told to “Have a nice day!”, today is your respite from these cheery-minded folks. Today, you can proudly and grouchily declare, “No thanks! But you have a bad day!”

photo credit: via flickr

Holiday Invite: Thanksgiving on the Net

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Happy Thanksgiving!

Holidays on the Net is delighted to invite you to partake in our cornucopia of Thanksgiving celebrations.

To get you in the Thanksgiving mood, come learn about the very first Thanksgiving, the freedom-seeking Pilgrims, and the quintessential symbol of Thanksgiving: the turkey. You might also be interested to learn about the traditions of Canadian Thanksgiving, which our neighbors to the north celebrate in October.

When it comes time to cook, you will definitely want to visit our tutorial on how to roast a turkey. In fact, we have plenty of recipes, decorating tips and craft ideas to make your Thanksgiving table extra special. We think you will especially enjoy our countdown of the Top Seven Stuffing Recipes.

And finally, don’t forget to stop by our fun Did You Know Thanksgiving feature, where you can test your knowledge of Thanksgiving trivia.

However you are celebrating Thanksgiving this year, we know you will find something to be thankful for over at Holidays on the Net. We look forward to seeing you there! Thanksgiving in America will be celebrated Thursday November 24, 2011.

Happy Holidays,

Louie and the Holiday Elves

A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

Friday, November 18th, 2011

ABC Television Network will celebrate the start of the holiday season with the classic half-hour animated Thanksgiving-themed PEANUTS special, A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving, created by late cartoonist Charles M. Schulz, THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 24 (8:00-9:00 p.m., ET)

more info: All About A Charlie Brown Thanksgiving

A Very Gaga Thanksgiving

Friday, November 18th, 2011

On Thanksgiving night, NOVEMBER 24 (9:30-11:00 p.m., ET), the ABC Television Network will air a 90-minute special, A Very Gaga Thanksgiving. The broadcast, which was conceived and directed by Lady Gaga, offers an intimate look inside the private life of the award-winning artist as she performs eight songs in front of a small audience filled with her close friends and family. Performances include a duet of “The Lady is a Tramp” with Tony Bennett as well as her newest single, “Marry the Night,” “You and I,” “The Edge of Glory” and the holiday classic “White Christmas,” among other hits.

more info: All About A Very Gaga Thanksgiving

Did You Know? Countdown to Thanksgiving (11/18)

Friday, November 18th, 2011

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Did You Know?
Facts, Figures &
Folklore about the Pilgrims
& America’s Thanksgiving

Nov 18 : 06 days till Thanksgiving

Did you know that Americans raise 649 million pounds of cranberries, 1.6 billion pounds of sweet potatoes, and 998 million pounds of pumpkin?

In addition to domestically grown and raised Thanksgiving food, the U.S. also imports $5.2 million worth of live turkeys from Canada, $2.2 million worth of cranberries (also from Canada), and $2.3 million dollars worth of sweet potatoes — from the Dominican Republic.

Thanksgiving Day in America is a time to offer thanks, a time for family gatherings and holiday meals. A time of turkeys, stuffing, and pumpkin pie. A time for Indian corn, holiday parades and giant balloons. We are delighted to invite you to partake in our Thanksgiving celebration. Our table is full this year, but we always have room for one more! So join us for a new Did You Know? each day as we count down to Thanksgiving.

Thanksgiving will be celebrated on Thursday November 24, 2011.

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(November 18) Today we’re celebrating . . .  Married to a Scorpio Support Day

Friday, November 18th, 2011


Married to a Scorpio Support Day
A day to remember and offer support to those who are married to or in relationships with those born under the sign of Scorpio.

Happy Birthday Mickey!

Friday, November 18th, 2011


M. I. C. – See you reall soon
K. E. Y. – Why? Who the hell knows! :)
M. O. U. S. E!

Its the 83rd birthday of America’s favorite rodent.

And a very Happy Birthday to John L. & Missa Bean too!

photo credit: DJ_Riel via flickr

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