Happy Thanksgiving to all our US readers! Google pretty much began in 1998 and Thanksgiving was the first Google Doodle that Google Celebrated in their now iconic way or marking events.

Google states:

Nowadays, many users excitedly anticipate the release of each new doodle and some even collect them!

I’m not sure I’d go that far, but they certainly are entertaining and sometimes even ingenious. A history of all Google Doodle’s can be found here.