The Real History of the Pilgrims and the First Thanksgiving



Thanksgiving traditions include eating turkey, baking pumpkin pie, and watching football. But where did these traditions come from? What’s the real story behind the first meal between the Pilgrims and Indians? This hour we talk with a historian and get to the truth behind the holiday.



For more information, click here: “Don’t Know Much About History” by Kenneth Davis.

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  • Mike Hunt

    This was a good episode that I only heard parts of while in the car so I’m glad there’s a podcast I can listen to at my leisure.  Thanks!