I think many of us are grateful Thanksgiving comes just once a year. After consuming a weeks allotment of turducken, green bean casserole and pumpkin pie in one sitting, we are then ready for winter hibernation or just a long nap in front of the TV!
In reality, The Real Housewives of New Jersey and Mob Wives perpetuate the stereotype that Italians are overly tanned, spaghetti-eating people who use an exorbitant amount of hair care products while lying, cheating and stealing in order to achieve the American dream.
I'm not a politician but I've always admired their ability to ceremonially proclaim days, weeks, and months in recognition of that which they deemed important. That said, by the power vested in me, I hereby pronounce September 2012 as Black Family Month!