Did You Know These Fun Tidbits About Thanksgiving?
Here's something to talk about around the Thanksgiving table!
--- What year did the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade begin?
--- Which President first proclaimed Thanksgiving as a national holiday?
Answer: Abe Lincoln
--- A male turkey is called a tom. What is a female turkey called?
Answer: A hen
--- Which country first adopted Thanksgiving as a national holiday?
Answer: Canada (they celebrate in October).
--- What is the best way to defrost a turkey: a) in a microwave, b) in cold water, c) in direct sunlight, or d) in the refrigerator?
--- Of these Thanksgiving favorites, which is lowest in calories: pecan pie, pumpkin pie, or apple pie?
Answer: pumpkin pie
--- True or false: the song "jingle Bells" was written for Thanksgiving?
--- Butterball says the best place to put the meat thermometer is in: the thigh, the breast, the wing or the cavity?
Answer The thigh
-- What is the name of the skin that hangs from a turkey's neck?