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In Praise of Calvin’s Dad, On Hating the Dallas Cowboys and the Best Turkey-Themed Movies to Veg Out To

While I’d love to regale you with a quick anecdote related to something on the site today, I’m reminded that it’s the day before Thanksgiving, and I’ve got to get out of here and start my four-day weekend. Besides, wouldn’t you rather be hanging out with your out-of-town friends and family than hear all about how Calvin and Hobbes played a formative role in my young life?

So let’s just get on with today’s (mostly) Thanksgiving-themed content, shall we?

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Calvin’s Dad Was the Ultimate ‘Gonna Tell My Kids’ Guy

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Come Get Your Thanksgiving Culture

Only Hatred of the Dallas Cowboys Can Unite This Sad, Torn Nation

The Best Movies Ever Made (If You Love Bad Turkey Jokes)

An Increasingly Desperate Search for a Good Thanksgiving Song


Fill Up on Our Three-Course Holiday Meal

Eat Your Heart Out: Robb Stewart’s Smoked Wild Turkey Breasts

Eat Your Heart Out: Ben Sandoval’s Famous Red Chile Stew

Eat Your Heart Out: Isa Fabro’s Ube-Pili Nut Pie

Veg Out to a Movie

How ‘Queen & Slim’ Subverts Hollywood’s Lovers-on-the-Lam Fixation

Run It All Off — Or Not?

Is a Turkey Trot Enough of a Workout to Burn Off Thanksgiving Dinner?

A Video Reminder of How Special Cats Are

That’s it folks! See y’all after Thanksgiving when everyone is 10 pounds heavier!