Thanksgiving http://www.kunc.org en Squash Your Thanksgiving With Tips From The Test Kitchen http://www.kunc.org/post/squash-your-thanksgiving-tips-test-kitchen Squash is the ultimate Thanksgiving food, not turkey. So says Chris Kimball, <a href="http://www.americastestkitchenfeed.com/blogs/notes-from-cpk/">host of the PBS show</a> <em>America's Test Kitchen</em>.<p>"Of all the things they served in that first Thanksgiving, there might not have been turkey," Kimball says. Early revelers may have dined on small birds or venison. "The one thing we know they did have was squash. Wed, 27 Nov 2013 08:26:00 +0000 52358 at http://www.kunc.org Squash Your Thanksgiving With Tips From The Test Kitchen The Horse Who Picked Up A Paintbrush http://www.kunc.org/post/horse-who-picked-paintbrush <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H3IxwuFw3E8</p> Wed, 27 Nov 2013 08:25:00 +0000 Frank Deford 52355 at http://www.kunc.org The Horse Who Picked Up A Paintbrush In Vermont, A Wild-Game Church Supper Feeds The Multitudes http://www.kunc.org/post/vermont-wild-game-church-supper-feeds-multitudes The wild-game supper has traditionally been a way for rural America to share the harvest before winter sets in. Food historians trace the ritual back to Colonial times, when families had to hunt in order to eat well, and some providers were better shots than others.<p>In fact, you could think of Thanksgiving in Plymouth as the first neighborhood potluck. Tue, 26 Nov 2013 21:09:00 +0000 Charlotte Albright 52345 at http://www.kunc.org In Vermont, A Wild-Game Church Supper Feeds The Multitudes Why The ‘Turkey Shortage’ Won't Affect Your Thanksgiving Dinner http://www.kunc.org/post/why-turkey-shortage-wont-affect-your-thanksgiving-dinner <p>Watched the news lately? Then you might’ve heard about impending doom for Thanksgiving dinners across the country. Butterball, the country’s largest turkey supplier, is <a href="http://www.foxnews.com/leisure/2013/11/18/butterball-warns-turkey-shortage/" target="_blank">running</a> <a href="http://www.usatoday.com/story/money/business/2013/11/18/turkey-thanksgiving-butterball/3627093/" target="_blank">out</a> <a href="http://www.baltimoresun.com/entertainment/dining/bal-butterball-turkey-shortage-20131118,0,7572349.story" target="_blank">of</a> <a href="http://newsfeed.time.com/2013/11/18/everybody-panic-butterball-says-theres-a-turkey-shortage-just-in-time-for-thanksgiving/" target="_blank">turkeys</a>.</p><p>But <a href="http://theweek.com/article/index/252946/dont-panic-over-butterballs-thanksgiving-turkey-shortage" target="_blank">not really</a>.</p><p> Fri, 22 Nov 2013 16:50:13 +0000 Luke Runyon & Harvest Public Media 52175 at http://www.kunc.org Why The ‘Turkey Shortage’ Won't Affect Your Thanksgiving Dinner Secrets From The Sky: Parade Confetti Containing Sensitive Data Still A Mystery http://www.kunc.org/post/secrets-sky-parade-confetti-containing-sensitive-data-still-mystery Why were secrets raining from the sky during Macy's Thanksgiving Parade? Police still aren't sure.<p>Inspector Kenneth Lack said Monday the Nassau County Police Department is investigating how confidential records including names of police officers, license plates, and the route of presidential candidate Mitt Romney's motorcade ended up as confetti in Manhattan's annual celebration, <a href="http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/ct-talk-macys-confetti-1127-20121127,0,13699.story"><em>The Chicago Tribune</em> reports</a>.<p>"I'm just completely in shock. Tue, 27 Nov 2012 21:09:00 +0000 36962 at http://www.kunc.org Secrets From The Sky: Parade Confetti Containing Sensitive Data Still A Mystery