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One meme perfectly exposes the hypocrisy of methods we discuss thanksgiving

For generations, Thanksgiving is becoming an idealized, commercialized American tradition that focuses on poultry and football, largely ignoring the true history from the holiday while easily portraying the Pilgrims as benevolent visitors in a genial social gathering. This G-rated form of the vacation is perpetuated by Thanksgiving rhetoric &#x2014 "going home," "giving thanks," "plentiful"&#x2014 and imagery that …