Dave Barry

November 23, 2008 3:01 AM

Defusing the turkey bomb

(This classic Dave Barry column was originally published Nov. 21, 2004.)

Thanksgiving is that very special holiday when we take a break from our hectic everyday lives to spend quality time with our loved ones, rediscovering all the reasons we don't actually live with them.

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Dave Barry has been at the Herald since 1983. A Pulitzer Prize winner for commentary, he writes about everything from the international economy to exploding toilets.

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