Temperatures will plummet overnight in the Northeast, bringing a cold and possibly blustery day for the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday and leaving the fate of the Macy’s parade balloons up in the air until the event starts.
Heavy rain and high wind along the U.S. East Coast are tying up air traffic for holiday travelers as the organizers of Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade wait to decide whether the event’s trademark balloons will fly.
Some of my best friends are very rich -- people with condos on Central Park West and tastefully refurbished palazzi in Italy. The puzzle: Why do so many of them vote Democratic or praise the high-taxing European welfare state?
When giving culinary advice for the holidays, I like to take a page not from Zagat or Michelin, but rather from the script of “Ronin,” John Frankenheimer’s spy- thriller set during Christmastime in France.