By Brad Friedman on 11/27/2008, 11:41am PT  

...That it's our last legitimate opportunity to use the following photos:

Fake turkey in Iraq.

"I could really use a pardon."

(Your alternative captions welcome in comments.)

...And, among other things, that so many of you have joined me, for so long, during this bizarre and often horrifying journey, for so many years. My thanks to you all, and hopes for a peaceful holiday for you and yours. -- Brad