Tag Archives: Thanksgiving

Take That, Thanksgiving!

I know it has become fashionable to rant and rave about Christmas encroaching on Thanksgiving’s territory, but don’t be surprised if I mock you for espousing that sentiment. If history has taught us anything, it’s that Thanksgiving is a cruel, evil holiday that is slowly trying to kill me and my family.

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Your Invitation to Thanksgiving in the RSM Clubhouse

You are cordially invited to the imaginary RSM clubhouse, where the leaves are always golden, the breezes cool, your college is always winning on the gridiron, and the air smells continuously of a veritable feast. We invite you to share with the RSM world what you will be bringing to the table.

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Nothing Sweeter than a Sweet “Buhtayduh”

The long first round of the Southern Sweets Showdown continues with pairings of the seven-seeds and 10-seeds. To speed things along, we’re bringing you not one, but two, two, TWO match-ups in one post! (Call now to receive this special offer.)

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Southern Sweets Showdown Play-in: #17 Pucker Powder vs. #16 Nekot Cookies

Next up in our play-in round is the Miscellany Region. This pairing of the 16 and 17 seeds from the Miscellany Region features two commercial treats that represent a multi-generation gap. On one side is the nearly century-old cookie from Lance known as the Nekot. On the other is the just-over-a-decade-old Pucker Powder. Check out […]

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Southern Sweets: The Yams Did It

Considering yams a Thanksgiving-only confection is Yankee thinking. No Southern meat-and-three worth its salt and lard would even consider not having yams on the menu year-round.

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Southern Sweets Showdown Play-in: #17 Yams vs. #16 Ambrosia

It’s finally here! The first play-in matchup of the inaugural Southern Sweets Showdown is upon us. This pairing of the 16 and 17 seeds from the Miscellany Region features treats typically associated with specific holidays.

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