Happy Thanksgiving! I hope the holiday finds you as blessed as I.
I'm still thankful for all the things I was thankful for
two years ago.
And I think last year's turkey-themed post is still pretty
good, and all the links still work except for Lileks' "Myth of
Tryptophan" article from the Minneapolis Star-Tribune, which
is apparently chintzy enough to not keep even classic articles online.
Replace that with his "Thanksgiving Video: A Meal for Less than Ten
Note: we will be having the cranberry sauce from that video. Because that's how the Salad family rolls.
And Lore Sjöberg brings us Next-Gen
Ideas for a Truly Savory Thanksgiving.
The Biggest BirdI am giving thanks today for Lore Sjöberg.
Why settle for a turkey when you can have a turducken? More to the point, why settle for turducken when you can have ostemugooturduckenuailinch? That's an ostrich, stuffed with an emu, stuffed with a goose, stuffed with a turkey, stuffed with a duck, stuffed with a chicken, stuffed with a quail, stuffed with a finch. How does it taste? Don't ask! It has a great name, though. And next year, if genetic experimentation goes according to plan, they'll be offering a velociraptostemugooturduckenuailinch.