Sarah Palin Turkey Interview

Well here is more fodder for the Palin haters:

If you watch the vid, take a close look at the guy axing the turkey. One thing is certain, now we know what at least one of Bill Swerski’s Superfans has been up to lately.

As for the rest of the story check it out,
Gaffe-prone Sarah Palin gives Thanksgiving interview while turkeys are slaughtered in the background

I like how MSNBC ran this story as “Breaking News”. As if none of these guys aren’t going to have turkey for Thanksgiving.

Before embarking on some odyssey of outrage at the fate of this particular turkey, one ought to pause and ponder just how the turkey one is going to consume next week will get the starring role in next week’s spread.

He won’t be cajoled into the slaughterhouse, that’s for sure…

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Thank You God

My wife and I have much to be thankful to God for not just on this day but every day. For our salvation, for our wonderful marriage, for the opportunity to raise our son. We recognize that these blessings are not to be taken for granted but are gifts from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow.

Professor Marvin Olasky (University of Texas, Hook ’em Horns!) pretty much sums it up in this column,
“Thank vs. Thank You”

A sample,

That thanking God, for a Christian, is also bound up with trusting God. Christians (I’m one) are thanking God for grace, unmerited favor. Especially because we have not earned such compassion, we thank God for seeing exactly who we are and giving us what we need to change.

We love God not as equals, but as recipients of his kindness and respecters of his omnipotence. That’s why the Bible tells us he is our Father in heaven and why the Apostles’ Creed begins, “I believe in one God, the Father almighty.” And so when God tells us in the Bible to believe or do something and we don’t fully understand why, we still try to do it; God has done so much for us that we give him the benefit of the doubt.

Thanks to all of you who read and/or comment on this blog. May ya’ll have much to be thankful for to He who is the giver of such blessings.

Happy Thanksgiving!