As another thanksgiving comes along, we all look forward to spending time with family over a meal, and maybe renting a few video tapes to watch, and of course the big football game on Sunday. Funny, isn't it? Thanksgiving has been somehow associated with NFL and Mel Gibson. Movie actors and football players have become our heroes over the years, plus Batman, OJ Simpson, and the list goes on. But how many of us actually consider what our ancestors sacrificed to establish this nation?