Amanda

By Amanda

LifeBuzz Staff

30 Things You Didn’t Know About Thanksgiving… You Really DON’T Want To Know About #11.

#6. "Jingle Bells" is used at Christmas, but it was originally a Thanksgiving song. Composed by James Pierpont, in 1857, it was performed by children at a Thanksgiving concert. It was so popular that it was used again at Christmas, and has been associated with that holiday ever since.

#7. The night before Thanksgiving is the single biggest day for bar sales in the United States.

The night before Thanksgiving is the single biggest day for bar sales in the United States.

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#8. 690 million pounds of turkey were consumed in the United States during Thanksgiving 2007, the same as the population of Singapore.

#9. According to seasonal patterns of relationships in Facebook profiles, fall is the time when more singles change their status to “In a Relationship” or “Engaged."

According to seasonal patterns of relationships in Facebook profiles, fall is the time when more singles change their status to “In a Relationship” or “Engaged."

#10. The tryptophan in turkey making people sleepy is a myth = it's the Thanksgiving dinner overeating that does it.

The tryptophan in turkey making people sleepy is a myth = it's the Thanksgiving dinner overeating that does it.

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