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FACT CHECK: Did Jen Psaki Tell People To Eat Taco Bell For Thanksgiving?

Tweets claimed White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki recommended people eat Taco Bell for Thanksgiving.Twitter/Screenshot Twitter/Screenshot Verdict: False There is no record of the White House or Psaki recommending for people to eat Taco Bell for Thanksgiving. The claim comes from a satirical Instagram page. Fact Check: The average Thanksgiving meal is expected to be…

WaPo Says Americans Should Consider Adding Crickets To Thanksgiving Dinner, Ditching Turkey For Lab-Grown...

November 24, 2021 4:25 PM ET An article in The Washington Post Wednesday argued that climate change could result in replacing Thanksgiving staples with lab grown meat, plant-based meat alternatives and crickets.Hot summers, wildfires, droughts and flooding could damage American agriculture and make seasonal favorites like pumpkins and turkey hard to come by, according to…

Chiefs Star Tyrann Mathieu’s Foundation Gives Away Hundreds Of Thanksgiving Dinners To Families In...

November 23, 2021 5:59 PM ET Chiefs star Tyrann Mathieu’s foundation gave away hundreds of turkey dinners to families in need in Kansas City ahead of Thanksgiving.“NEVER STOP HELPING THOSE WHO NEED IT MOST!” the Kansas City defensive back captioned his post on Instagram. “#ILoveWhoIBecame #iloveseeingpeoplesmile @tyrannmathieufdn.” “Thanks to Giving Hope Food pantry & special…

POLL: Majority Of Americans Say Inflation Has Forced Them To Change Thanksgiving Plans

November 23, 2021 5:54 PM ET A majority of Americans say inflated grocery and gas prices have forced them to change their Thanksgiving and other holiday plans, according to a Tuesday poll from the Trafalgar Group and Convention of States.A total of 52% of those polled stated that inflated prices have forced them to change plans, with…

‘Forgo The Turkey’: NBC Host Suggests Not Buying Thanksgiving Bird This Year As Prices...

November 22, 2021 5:25 PM ET An NBC News correspondent suggested on a Saturday segment of NBC’s “Today” that Americans “forgo the turkey” this Thanksgiving due to rising inflation.   “While we are on the topic of something that could be controversial, perhaps forgo the turkey. Bear with me. I know that is the staple…

WATCH: Police Partner with Anonymous Family to Donate Thanksgiving Meals to Neighbors

The Henrico Police Department (HPD) in Virginia joined forces with an anonymous donor Friday to deliver Thanksgiving meals to families in the area. “Thanksgiving is a time to share memorable moments, give thanks and help others. We’re thankful for this family and their donation,” the department wrote in a statement, according to WRIC. Authorities said the family,…

Survey Shows How Much More Americans Will Be Paying For Thanksgiving Dinner This Year

The American Farm Bureau Federation released its 36th annual Thanksgiving dinner survey Thursday which showed the average cost for Thanksgiving dinner is up 14% from last year. This year’s classic Thanksgiving feast for 10 will run you $53.31—less than $6.00 per person, according to Farm Bureau’s 36th annual #ThanksgivingSurvey. This is up 14% from last…

TSA Expects Thanksgiving Air Travel to Rebound Nearing Pre-Pandemic Levels

Joe Raedle/Getty Images The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) expects Thanksgiving air travel to rebound, nearing pre-pandemic levels. “The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) expects airport security checkpoints nationwide will be busy during the upcoming Thanksgiving travel period, which runs from Friday, Nov. 19, through Sunday, Nov. 28,” the agency said in a Wednesday press release, predicting “about…

NYT: Thanksgiving 2021 May ‘Be the Most Expensive Meal in the History of the...

Thanksgiving of 2021 may “be the most expensive meal in the history of the holiday,” the New York Times wrote Monday about inflationary prices American families will absorb to celebrate the holiday first commemorated by the Pilgrims in 1621. “I can buy that this will be the most expensive Thanksgiving ever, but there’s an income-inequality…
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FACT CHECK: Did Joe Biden’s Thanksgiving Address Receive Only 1,000 Views?

A viral Instagram post claims President-elect Joe Biden’s Thanksgiving address received only 1,000 views online Verdict: False While a screen grabbed tweet did appear to show 1,000 people watching the address on Twitter live at one point, the tweet did not account for other streams. Multiple major media outlets hosted streams that each garnered over…

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