10 Thanksgiving Traditions You Never Asked For But Still Have to Deal With


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For my sister, Thanksgiving isn't Thanksgiving unless my mom makes her famous green bean casserole. For me, Thanksgiving isn't really Thanksgiving until my sister has a melt-down over someone else eating too much of the casserole. A Thanksgiving without tears or drama? Not in my family. 

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When it comes to Thanksgiving traditions, we often think of the food -- all that stuffing, mountains of pie, and of course, the big bird.

But sometimes the moments that we remember about Thanksgiving year after year have nothing to do with what we ate and everything to do with family issues, funny moments, and finding out exactly who your creepy uncle is dating this year. 

Read on for the surprising, annoying, and sometimes sweet thanks that it just wouldn't be Thanksgiving without. 

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