Wednesday, November 23, 2005

History of the day for November 23

In 1863, President Abe Lincoln declares the last Thursday of November a national holiday, reveling in the fact that one day in the future we will have what is known as Thanksgiving traffic -- every car in America trying to use the same road at the same time while every person in America tries to board a plane at the same time.

1 comment:

jiggs said...

This history confuses me a bit. How could any entity be in more than one place at the same time? Are we talking quantum states here?