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Tuesday, 26 November 2013

A very "American" celebration.

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/2013/11/25/12-thanksgiving-traditions_n_4337878.html?utm_hp_ref=uk


"Brits wouldn't mind a bit of this pilgrim-inspired action." says  Andrea Mann of the The Huffington Post UK 


 


The 87th Annual Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade


 
No thanks Andrea. We have more than enough "Americanisms" already in our culture, language, television programmes, in our schools and in our society.
We have become just another state of "Uncle Sam" in all but name and to put Thanksgiving on the list would be a very bad (and unhealthy) addition.