It’s Thanksgiving!

And you know what that calls for here at the blog…

Enjoy the day, be grateful for friends and loved ones, savor a 10-1 record going into the Tech game and settle down for what (I hope) should be a nasty Egg Bowl tonight.

Life ain’t bad, all things considered.


UPDATE:  Turkeys Away:  An Oral History.


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18 responses to “It’s Thanksgiving!

  1. Hogbody Spradlin

    You can call it Christmas Season. You can call it Holiday Season. I like to call it Eating Season. All rules are waived. #buuurrrrp.


  2. Athens Dog

    Love the consistency. Great clip. Who could have guessed we would be sitting here at 10 – 1 getting ready to beat the nerds Happy Thanksgiving
    Beat tech


  3. Opelikadawg

    Still the funniest half hour of television I’ve ever seen. Happy Thanksgiving everybody.


  4. GATT – Get After That Turkey!


  5. 81Dog

    Happy Thanksgiving, Senator! I hope you are having a good day!


  6. Spike

    What am I thankful for? We beat the crap out of the Gators.. then they fired their coach.


  7. Uglydawg

    I’m blessed and thankful!
    Eat up, friends and in a couple of days,
    LET THE BIG DAWG EAT like never before!


  8. doofusdawg

    Very traditional… in an intellectual, political, dawgs blog kind of way. Happy Thanksgiving to you and all who participate on here… especially Derek and Don in Mar-a-logo! I’m having back surgery Tuesday. Hope to be cognizant for our victorious sec championship game.

    Go dawgs! Beat Teck!



    Happy Thanksgiving Senator! Thanks for all that u do


  10. Cojones

    Reading into the comments of the piece provided, you get to the last before Wilson says he bought a farm and had turkeys and was surprised to see that they can fly several yards, so during the broadcast, most writers thought turkeys really couldn’t fly. No one compares with wild turkeys that can fly silently in evenings when going to roost that can be some distance away so that, assuredly, they should have known that turkeys can fly. The problem with pen-raised turkeys are that their wings are clipped such that they can’t catch full air ( if raised in an open pen) and if they were sourced from turkey houses (raised inside) they could have certainly flown away.

    Finding out that it really did occur in Atlanta to give them the idea and that some of the writers truly believed that Thanksgiving turkeys can’t fly only adds to the humor in real life. Always hilarious and I remember nearly falling out of my chair watching that episode live. It was even funnier recalling with friends who had seen it also and we waited for the replay a few years later.


  11. DavetheDawg

    Bailey Quarters is STILL hot…


  12. Mayor

    Happy Thanksgiving to all! 🦃


  13. Enjoy the day and still one of the funniest items on TV. Had to explain to some “literalists”, yeah I know wild turkeys can fly, but domestic with all that breast not so much.


  14. Raleighwood Dawg

    Hey all … I’m just getting around to reading today’s posts. I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving. I’m thankful for my family, friends and all of you that contribute regularly to this blog. I’m grateful to the Senator for your dedication and commitment. Cheers to you all!