Seriously. This annoyed me all day long. Middle of a serious RP scene? Turned into a turkey. In the middle of PvP? Turned into one. Fishing? Turned into one. Standing around Dal? *makes turkey noises*
Thanks to FFXI, I was stressed the heck out over this event to begin with (world events on FFXI used to be nothing but generally annoying at best, horrible stesssy time-wasters for no reward at worst). I always expect things on WoW to be worse than they really end up being.
Event rocks for a mule with no cooking skill. I did 1-325 cooking nothing but (basically free) Thanksgiving stuff in about an hour.
Other than that, things are going on. Some of the newness has worn off the guild and I'm no longer "OMG I LOVE EVERYTHING ABOUT IT!", but it's still worth staying in. RP happens; some days I get great RP, most days I get meh RP. But really, so long as I get
Tomorrow or the next day I'll have the rep with AC/jousting to get my XP chest piece for my druid (currently 25 -- only thing I'm doing is the PvP daily on him, so it's slow).
I finally finished engineering on Saturday. 'Finally' because I had totally forgotten it existed. 430-450 in a sitting. I was expecting a lot worse than it was. If I remember FFXI crafting correctly (big 'if', amusingly enough), the end of engineering was about level 30 challenging crafting on FFXI: Starting to get slightly annoying, but nothing really too bad. Once done I made all sorts of toys, including my favorite, a wormhole to
I may or may not do JC next on him. He really has no second profession now (herb, about level 100 or so).