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The Splendid Table's Turkey Confidential

Help is on the way for Thanksgiving cooks, kitchen helpers and dinner guests. Lynne Rossetto Kasper, host of "The Splendid Table," will be available to answer listener questions throughout the live, two-hour program. Past shows have included a cross-country trucker cooking his Thanksgiving dinner on the manifold and a panicked first-time cook who didn't realize a turkey needs to be thawed.

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