8 reasons to be thankful you're you

On Thanksgiving be appreciative of the fact that you are you! Just think, you could be a baboon and spend your free time picking bugs off your sister.

PHOTO AND ILLUSTRATION CREDITS: VLADIMIR SELIVERSTOV, DREAMSTIME (PENGUINS); ZHIWEI ZHOU, DREAMSTIME (GOLDFISH); SERGEY URYADNIKOV, DREAMSTIME (HIPPOS); FRANCO TEMPESTA (DINOSAUR); BEVERLY JOUBERT (DUNG BEETLE); PICHET PANYAUD, DREAMSTIME (CICADA); ARTO HAKOLA/SHUTTERSTOCK (JACKRABBIT); MISSCANON, DREAMSTIME (BUTTERFLY)