Tweets of the Week: A Manning Thanksgiving, Circle of Lights & More

Plus, a lead-off post about that Old Oaken Bucket game played out betwixt IU and Purdue
Indiana University’s football team topped Purdue University 23-16 (as the game-clinching score came with less than 30 seconds remaining), but not everyone was happy with what they saw:
Gary Brackett may be in soul-food heaven since retiring from the Indianapolis Colts organization, but he still brings it each week, this time tackling the Colts’ poor … tackling.

One thing Twitter is good for: Pausing to consider some of life’s mundane idiosyncrasies.

The Circle of Lights tells the tale for the 52nd time: The holiday season is officially here.

And is it just us, or does Indianapolis mayor Greg Ballard look like he could be Gotham’s own? That hat: straight-up Dick Tracy style (in the best way).

Our local weathercasters have a way of putting things in (a sometimes-bleak) perspective:

Ever wonder how holidays go in the House of Manning? This looks about right:

As always, we’re closing out this installment of Tweets of the Week out with national “news.” This time, a two-parter—and as it turns out, the tweets are related, really.