Turkey Dump Depresses Frosh

October 13, 2006

the Thanksgiving season comes what first-year students anxiously call the "turkey dump" -- breaking up with old boyfriends or girlfriends when frosh return home from school for the first holiday. An group discussion in Wilfrid Laurier University 's student newspaper, The Cord, suggests that girls are more likely to say they can still be friends, depending on the reasons for the breakup. Guys are more likely to go cold turkey, unless their friends also like their ex. Students discuss reconciliation, sex, and jealousy at http://www.cordweekly.com/archives/1085