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Happy Thanksgiving to all!

Discussion in 'off topic' started by Bob Edwards, Nov 26, 2021 at 12:09 AM.

  1. Bob Edwards

    Bob Edwards pfm Member

    Yes, I know this applies to few here.

    However, it is a wonderful opportunity for me to say how much I appreciate the friendship and support here.

    I am truly thankful for all here.
     
  2. Joe P

    Joe P certified Buffologist / mod

    Bob,

    I mean this with all sincerity, live long and prosper!

    Joe
     
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  3. AudioAl

    AudioAl pfm Member

    You have a good day :)
     
  4. Mullardman

    Mullardman Moderately extreme...

    Happy Thanksgiving!!

    Also, in the true spirit of Christmas, I hope all of you don't eat all of the Turkeys...!!

    Not that I like Turkey.. but if you eat them all, the panic buyers here will buy all of the stuff I do like...;)
     
  5. Spraggons Den

    Spraggons Den pfm Member

    You're welcome
     
  6. GruntPuppy

    GruntPuppy pfm Member

    Happy thanksgiving!

    Turkey is off our menu (not that we eat a Thanksgiving meal, being British) but for Christmas my parents and I will have cold cuts with pickles and cheeses; Typically we'll roast a pork joint, a beef joint and a lamb joint. We realised a while back that none of us are actually that fond of turkey, but we do like a cold tea!
     
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  7. DimitryZ

    DimitryZ pfm Member

    Happy Thanksgiving to all. Our household had duck, so everyone is safe.
     
  8. Seeker_UK

    Seeker_UK Booyakashah, check out my avatar...

    And to you..

    We have to wait another month before we sit down to eat incinerated turkey with relatives we don't really like. ;)
     
  9. IanW

    IanW pfm Member

    Happy Thanksgiving.

    When I was living in the States, the people that I worked with made sure everyone who was around on their own was invited to someone's house for Thanksgiving. Welcoming outsiders into what was a family event was in my case, and I am sure many others, very much appreciated. Living in North Carolina, both of my Thanksgivings were when the weather was good and so were mostly outside, which as I look at at 5 Deg C and rain, makes me think again as to how lucky I was.
     
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  10. sean99

    sean99 pfm Member

    Happy Thanksgiving, Bob, and everyone else who celebrated yesterday. Thanksgiving is what a holiday should be - gathering with friends and family, taking time to reflect on the good in your life, and no commercialization (at least not until Friday).
    PFM is a great place to hangout online.
     
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  11. Euan

    Euan pfm Member

    Except the duck. :D
     
  12. Hook

    Hook Blackbeard's former bo'sun.

    Happy Thanksgiving to all! Mrs. Hook and I enjoyed vegan tapas, and video conferenced remote relatives. Avoided watching the news, which helped make it a lovely, relaxing day.
     
  13. Joe P

    Joe P certified Buffologist / mod

    When we lived in the U.S. we celebrated American Thanksgiving with a roasted Tofurky, which is every bit as delicious as it sounds.

    Joe
     
  14. Euan

    Euan pfm Member

    Last time I had turkey I made it into Turchetta. Butterfly the turkey crown and season a la porchetta. Re-roll it and sous vide it for IIRC 5hs.

    It then got deep fried to crisp the skin up and sliced thick. It was delicious.
     
  15. Hook

    Hook Blackbeard's former bo'sun.

    I like several of the plant-based meat substitutes, but Tofurky is an abomination. Worst advertisement ever for becoming a vegetarian! :eek:
     
  16. Joe P

    Joe P certified Buffologist / mod

    Hook,

    Man, do I know that. Tofurky is terrible, but at least no bird died. It's also handy to prevent overeating.

    Joe
     
  17. DimitryZ

    DimitryZ pfm Member

    Indeed. But this guy or gal had a fun if short life at White Oak Pastures - a free range farm in Georgia with in-house slaughter.
     
  18. GruntPuppy

    GruntPuppy pfm Member

    Sod that. You may not be able to choose your family, but you can, effectively divorce them ;)
     

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