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Throd Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-21-11 04:46 PM
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Anybody else not thrilled with traditional Thanksgiving food?
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Turkey? Meh.

Yams? Ick.

Stuffing? Hit or miss.

Mashed potatoes and gravy? Yawn.

Pumpkin pie? Whatever.

I enjoy the gathering of friends and family, but can I slip out for Chinese takeout? More yams for you that way.

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  -Anybody else not thrilled with traditional Thanksgiving food? Throd  Nov-21-11 04:46 PM   #0 
  - I like good dressing and fried turkey.  texanwitch   Nov-21-11 04:51 PM   #1 
  - Me, and one of the benefits of being 'separated,'  elleng   Nov-21-11 04:53 PM   #2 
  - I am not thrilled with cooking it all.  Kali   Nov-21-11 06:49 PM   #3 
  - T-Day is the only time I really I enjoy having turkey  bigwillq   Nov-21-11 07:03 PM   #4 
  - I am a vegetarian and usually go to my son's house  RebelOne   Nov-21-11 07:05 PM   #5 
  - she loves her MIL  Angry Dragon   Nov-22-11 02:41 PM   #15 
  - Mac & cheese is a good idea.  spinbaby   Nov-23-11 09:37 AM   #26 
  - Oh yeah, not to mention the pumpkin pie with lots of whipped cream. n/t  RebelOne   Nov-25-11 08:24 PM   #39 
  - It is pretty boring  pokerfan   Nov-21-11 08:04 PM   #6 
  - Edit, I snagged it and the name is on it. Good stuff.  freshwest   Nov-21-11 08:12 PM   #7 
  - Sick of it.  Iggo   Nov-21-11 08:17 PM   #8 
  - I love stuffing!  GoCubsGo   Nov-21-11 08:19 PM   #9 
  - we make roast chicken and i have never even had a green bean casserole  La Lioness Priyanka   Nov-21-11 08:29 PM   #10 
  - After making a couple of green bean casseroles I decided the best part  csziggy   Nov-22-11 01:18 AM   #14 
  - stuffing I like but everything else, not so much  Skittles   Nov-21-11 08:53 PM   #11 
  - I yam what I yam.  Grantuspeace   Nov-22-11 12:23 AM   #12 
  - I love turkey and some of the traditional dishes  csziggy   Nov-22-11 01:15 AM   #13 
  - Maybe I'll just drink a lot of Wild Turkey.  Throd   Nov-22-11 02:45 PM   #16 
  - Thrilled, sorry, love it all.  Denninmi   Nov-22-11 02:57 PM   #17 
  - Wow! Looks like you're ready to feed the army like I used to do. Lots to be thankful for.  freshwest   Nov-23-11 10:08 AM   #27 
  - Love It  RobinA   Nov-22-11 03:05 PM   #18 
  - I have never liked any of it  Rambis   Nov-22-11 03:28 PM   #19 
  - LOVE the food. Hate to cook it.  dixiegrrrrl   Nov-22-11 03:49 PM   #20 
  - I'm not thrilled with stuffing cooked outside of the bird  Tom Ripley   Nov-22-11 04:16 PM   #21 
  - Mashed potatos  Mollis   Nov-22-11 04:24 PM   #22 
  - I am not thrilled with having to cook the meal.  femmocrat   Nov-22-11 09:12 PM   #23 
  - Pumpkin pie and mash is OK  BiggJawn   Nov-22-11 09:55 PM   #24 
  - Totally agree  bif   Nov-23-11 08:25 AM   #25 
  - Vegetarian and don't eat turkey, but I love pumpkin pie with whipped cream. n/t  RebelOne   Nov-23-11 02:32 PM   #28 
  - The first Thanksgiving was really in Texas  Major Nikon   Nov-24-11 12:19 PM   #29 
  - I made New England boiled dinner  Maine-ah   Nov-24-11 12:27 PM   #30 
  - Yummm  TheCentepedeShoes   Nov-24-11 05:12 PM   #32 
  - Next-Day Turkey Hash is the best thing about Thanksgiving food.  astral   Nov-24-11 04:58 PM   #31 
  - Yeah, I'm pretty thrilled.  GaYellowDawg   Nov-24-11 08:03 PM   #33 
  - the best part? midnight sandwiches of turkey breast, mayo, sourdo  grasswire   Nov-24-11 08:09 PM   #34 
  - I just don't get you people who make a point of complaining about this sort of thing...  TreasonousBastard   Nov-24-11 08:49 PM   #35 
  - Hey, rutabagas are delish!  KitSileya   Nov-25-11 12:30 PM   #37 
     - Dunno why I never tried frying them...  TreasonousBastard   Nov-25-11 03:35 PM   #38 
  - It bores me. I give thanks that it's only once a year.  begin_within   Nov-24-11 09:27 PM   #36 

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