Wednesday, November 26, 2008

10 Fun 'Turkey Day' Facts

Here's some dinner-table conversation starters for Thanksgiving Day:

* Approximately 46 million turkeys will be eaten at Thanksgiving. Another 22 million will be eaten at Christmas.

* The average weight of a turkey purchased for Thanksgiving is 15 pounds.

* Many people report drowsiness after eating Thanksgiving dinner. While turkey often receives the blame, studies suggest that carbohydrate-rich meals may cause sleepiness by increasing the number of tryptophans in the brain.

For more fun "Turkey Day" Facts, click on the link below.

Ten 'Turkey Day' Facts

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