Coronavirus: what Thanksgiving reveals about Christmas risks

As the UK looks forward to a loosening of Covid-19 restrictions over Christmas, fears are growing in the US that last week’s Thanksgiving break might have been a “superspreader event”. Infections were already rising sharply in many parts of the country before the four-day holiday, for which many Americans return home to spend time with…Continue Reading

Is Starbucks open on Thanksgiving 2020?

Starbucks Coffee in Dublin’s City Center. On Monday, December 17, 2018, in Dublin, Ireland. (Photo by Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images) If you’re looking to get a caffeine fix on Thanksgiving, will you be able to do so with Starbucks? Let’s set the scene. It’s Thanksgiving Day. You’re about to have a day filled with a…Continue Reading

Thanksgiving games feature good, bad and ugly fantasy picks

JACKSONVILLE, FLORIDA – NOVEMBER 08: Deshaun Watson #4 of the Houston Texans looks to pass the ball during the first half against the Jacksonville Jaguars at TIAA Bank Field on November 08, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Douglas P. DeFelice/Getty Images) The 2020 coronavirus version of NFL Thanksgiving Day games feature some “good” (Houston…Continue Reading

Beware a Thanksgiving mirage

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Turkey Trot: Thanksgiving for the troops switches to grab-and-go meals

Updated Nov. 25, 2020, 3:49 PM UTCThe Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is finalizing plans to shorten the recommended length of quarantine for those exposed to Covid-19.Meanwhile, doctors are facing daunting decisions around which patients should be first in line for the two authorized Covid-19 antibody treatments that may help keep high-risk patients out of…Continue Reading

Thanksgiving Grandma Celebrates First Holiday After Her Husband’s Death Due to COVID-19

Tracy Morgan Pays It Forward in His Hometown for ThanksgivingWanda Dench, the Arizona grandma who accidentally invited a stranger to her Thanksgiving dinner in 2016 and formed a beautiful friendship with him as a result, is celebrating her first holiday without her husband Lonnie Dench, who died from coronavirus in April.  “He had the truest heart of…Continue Reading

How to host virtual Thanksgiving

With COVID-19 cases surging in most states across the U.S., health experts have heavily warned against large, indoor, family gatherings for the holidays. This means many of us are pivoting to a virtual Thanksgiving (yes, even Dr. Fauci). Worried about planning and hosting a virtual Thanksgiving? We’ve got you covered on the tech side, but…Continue Reading