This is the most ‘unusually popular’ place Mainers are traveling to for Thanksgiving

Sacramento skyline. (Photo by DevinCook, used under Creative Commons License.)

Google Trends sorted through all the destinations people across the U.S. searched for on Google Flights (there’s a Google everything), and found what it called the “most unusually popular domestic” places the travelers from each state plan to visit for Thanksgiving. You may recall a few days ago, we posted’s findings for where most Mainers […]

The Thanksgiving side dish ‘New England is losing its mind over’

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The data analysts at FiveThirtyEight — perhaps best known for their statistical breakdowns of politics and sports — have taken a lighthearted look at people’s Thanksgiving tables this week. They used one of their regular reader surveys to gauge what people around the country are serving for Thanksgiving. To nobody’s surprise, the main dish for […]