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November 23, 2005

Lois “is thankful for”...a meme

Well back in October I jumped on the "needs" meme...other wise known as "Lois needs." So just for thanksgiving I decided to take a new twist on an old meme. My search is for the following "Lois 'is thankful for.'" To have been selected, "Lois" must appear somewhere on the page and "is thankful for" must appear together on the same page. I skipped the ones that end up being thankful for people, using specific names, because those are highly personal. This is a theme analysis of sorts so I aggregated, or skipped according to how you want to look at it, like themes.

Just a note so some of the original material makes more sense...Lois' tend to be over 70 and avid (possibly even rabid) church goers, I - of course - am neither.

Posted by prolurkr at November 23, 2005 09:14 AM

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I think "thankful" is just one of those words that doesn't get used much outside of a religious context.

Posted by: David Brake at November 23, 2005 01:39 PM