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Thankful about Thanksgiving

We're roughly halfway between Canadian Thanksgiving and American Thanksgiving, and I thought I'd do a quick poll about Thanksgiving. I also have more pizza questions, by request.
Poll #1081050 The Thanksgiving Poll

To me, Thanksgiving is

wonderful, because I have been so richly blessed that it's good to be thankful.
3(33.3%)
wonderful, because I need to remind myself that no matter how bad things are, there is still a lot in my life to be thankful for.
3(33.3%)
something I can take or leave.
2(22.2%)
a day I just don't care for.
1(11.1%)
a holiday founded on Christian principles, so I refuse to have anything to do with it.
0(0.0%)

If Thanksgiving were to be standardized in both Canada and the United States, I would prefer

that it be observed when Canadians observe Thanksgiving, the second Monday in October.
0(0.0%)
that it be observed when Americans observe Thanksgiving, the fourth Thursday in November.
2(22.2%)
that it be observed on some other day entirely.
1(11.1%)
that we keep things exactly as they now are.
6(66.7%)
that the whole thing be scrapped.
0(0.0%)

For those who observed Canadian Thanksgiving: The best part about Thanksgiving 2007 was

the food, the glorious food.
1(16.7%)
the time spent with family.
1(16.7%)
the time spent with friends or non-family loved ones.
0(0.0%)
the various CFL games over the course of the weekend.
0(0.0%)
I did not observe Canadian Thanksgiving.
4(66.7%)

For those who will be observing American Thanksgiving: The best part about Thanksgiving 2007 will be

the food, the glorious food.
4(44.4%)
the time spent with family.
1(11.1%)
the time spent with friends or non-family loved ones.
3(33.3%)
watching the NFL on TV
0(0.0%)
I will not be observing American Thanksgiving.
1(11.1%)

And, by request, build your ideal pizza. First, the crust:

Thin Crust
2(22.2%)
Thick Crust
3(33.3%)
Hand-Tossed Crust
1(11.1%)
Deep-Dish Crust
3(33.3%)
I Do Not Like Pizza
0(0.0%)

Now choose your toppings:

Pepperoni
1(11.1%)
Ham
0(0.0%)
Bacon
0(0.0%)
Salami
0(0.0%)
Sausage
0(0.0%)
Chicken
0(0.0%)
Beef
0(0.0%)
Anchovies
0(0.0%)
mushrooms
0(0.0%)
Olives
0(0.0%)
Pineapple
0(0.0%)
Extra Cheese
0(0.0%)
Extra Sauce
0(0.0%)
Ketchup
0(0.0%)
Other
0(0.0%)

Thanks, please let me have that pizza

for delivery.
8(88.9%)
to go (take-out)
1(11.1%)
right in the restaurant.
0(0.0%)
frozen, I'll put it int he oven later.
0(0.0%)
frozen, I'll put it in the microwave later.
0(0.0%)
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