With Jane Clayson Tips for a successful Thanksgiving feast. We’ll talk turkey and all the trimmings with New York Times food editor Sam Sifton. Guest Sam Sifton , food editor of The New York Times. Author of Thanksgiving: How to Cook It Well . ( @samsifton ) From The On Point Kitchen From The Reading List New York Times : Sam Sifton’s 20 Favorite Thanksgiving Recipes Boston Globe : Holiday hacks: Top chefs’ tips for a successful Thanksgiving spread Overdone meat. Mashed potatoes that...
Hear the radio version of this story. Democrats across the country were hoping this fall for a "blue wave" — substantial gains in the midterm elections, including winning the race for Senate in Tennessee. But the decisive loss of former Gov. Phil Bredesen suggests it may be a long time before they can be competitive statewide.