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New Thanksgiving Day songs

There really aren't a lot of songs for Thanksgiving. Oh sure, there are some Thank You songs, (thanks Natalie Merchant, Led Zeppelin, etc), but not a lot about the holiday that involves gorging ourselves and then incidentally giving thanks and acknowledging the Pilgrims and Squanto.

So late night talk show host Jimmy Fallon had a cute idea on twitter the other day. Create new Thanksgiving songs out of old ones. I came up with a few that I "tweeted" in hopes of getting some fame on his show. Of course I don't stay up that late so I don't know if any of these were used, or how.

And I'll admit in advance that Mike helped me with these, and I just outright stole some of them from other folks in the twitterverse, or whatever it's called.

1. I Want To Hold Your Yams.

2. Sweet Potato Child of Mine

3.It's Not Easy Being Green Bean Casserole

4.Cranberry Beret

5. Three Times a Gravy


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