We could do what lesser thinkers do on this day and spew forth a litany of things for which we're thankful. Since lesser thinkers are almost always harder workers, that option's never really on the table for us. Instead, we offer a clip-filled but no less hearty thanks for one of our favorite things: rock babes. We're very thankful for them.
The Joy Formidable's Ritzy Bryan is a pixie with a giant voice.
Cat Power is still Cat Power.
Aimee Mann hasn't lost her fastball. Nor has John Hodgman.
The Dum Dum Girls are a modern day Hole with better hygiene.
Dessa'a gift for Mark, and for the rest of us.
And for good measure, the reigning champion, Neko Case.
UNNECESSARY EDITOR'S NOTE: rob beat me to the the Thanksgiving Day post, which is fine, because mine was simply going to contain this epic television sitcom clip: