I couldn’t think of anyway to celebrate this most hypocritical of holidays, then by finding ways to make America less hypocritical.
Don’t get me wrong, you want to give me a day off, I’ll take one. And any opportunity to congregate with family and friends, is welcome. However the supposed reason for the holiday, the breaking of bread with helpful natives, flies in the face of facts past and facts present, namely the vilification and attempted extermination of the other. Be that other Native American, Black, Muslim, Mexican, or insert choice here. Particularly given who wants to sit in the White house next year, the hypocrisy of Thanksgiving looms large.
So it occurred to me that working to abolish the electoral college, that has helped steal two presidential elections in recent memory, was the best way to make America less hypocritical.
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