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November 27, 2013

ROOT: So much to be thankful for ...

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Lockport Union-Sun & Journal — I am thankful for Youtube and its never-ending supply of videos from my past. I spend hours watching television shows and commercials from my youth. Heck, I have spent more time than anybody ought to just watching the word “special” come spinning out of the screen at me like it used to, oh so long ago.

I am thankful that you read this nonsense. I am thankful that some of you care enough to contact me and tell me how wrong I am or where on my anatomy I can stick my opinions. Thank you all so very much.

There is a Christmas surprise in store this year. Until then, Happy Thanksgiving!

George N. Root III is a Lockport resident and an expert on enjoying the holidays. His column is published every Wednesday and is usually written by overworked elves. He can be reached at georgeroot@verizon.net, but not until after the weekend.

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