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Friday Roundup - A Bit Early

submitted November 26, 2014 by Sue Hacker Nelson   |   comments
<h1>Friday Roundup - A Bit Early</h1>

Each week, we highlight stories from our newsfeed on Prismatic. No account is required to see what we think is worth reading, so visit our profile often! We update it daily so there is usually something new to check out. Here is a sample of what we liked this week:

Amazing Vintage Photos of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade Balloons from Vintage Everyday
The Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade has been a tradition of Thankgiving for decades. It started out as a way for the employees of Macy’s to say thank you to New York. Macy’s started using balloons in their parade in 1927 and it has been tradition since. Here’s a collection of amazing vintage photos of the Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade balloons. Image:  Macy's Inc.

Thanksgiving Travelers Will Need An Extra Helping Of Patience from NPR
Get ready for bumper-to-bumper traffic, overcrowded airports, long lines and very little personal space on trains, planes and buses. This week is expected to be the busiest travel week of the year.

Episcopal schools celebrate 50 years of education as mission from Episcopal NEws Service
The charisms of Episcopal schools – a “generous comprehensiveness, patience with ambiguity, and a search for wisdom grounded in a deep and abiding belief in the goodness and creativity of the world” – make them particularly suited to forming leaders for an increasingly globalized and interconnected world, Presiding Bishop Katharine Jefferts Schori told a gathering Nov. 21 in Anaheim, California.

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