Ex-#WSJ opinion editor, writer, senior fellow at #HudsonInstitute, and author of THANKSGIVING: The Holiday at the Heart of the American Experience.

Search Tweets

Twitter Feed

@MelanieKirkpat — 560 followers, 171 tweets

@MFajay @realJeffreyLord @WSJopinion actually, it's the other way around. the Wampanoag were responsible for most of the food at Tg, They brought 3 deer, and they taught the English where to hunt and fish and how to grow corn.
What is the meaning of Thanksgiving? Here's what Union Army Capt. Andrew Upson told his children in 1863: "Thanksgiving Day is appointed that we may call to mind how much we owe to the Great and Good God." Learn more in my history of the holiday: https://t.co/1I2eB4E8dy https://t.co/HsasSuGzHf
Signing books after my talk @WNRC1921 tonight on my book about #Thanksgiving. Order here for recipes or to take with you to your feast as a hostess gift: https://t.co/NefNe3Qpo0 https://t.co/lIElX2OEFW
If you like to cook, read my book and learn about the culinary history of #Thanksgiving. Plus, you'll find fun and interesting historic recipes and menus I've collected and much more: https://t.co/1I2eB4E8dy https://t.co/DmOzVz3a0o
Show More