For those that are stuffed passed the point, or the family conversation gets a little too political, you need to turn to TV. Lucky for you, there's a slew of marathons, special episodes, and more airing this week!
Here's a taste of what's airing this Thursday.
Thanksgiving-themed episodes/Specials/Movies:Dora the Explorer "Dora's Thanksgiving Day Parade" (8 a.m., Nickelodeon)Roseanne "Thanksgiving" (Noon, We)Good Luck Charlie "It's a Charlie Duncan Thanksgiving" (Noon, Disney)Thank You, America! With Robin Roberts (8 p.m., ABC)Fox's Cause for Paws: An All-Star Dog Spectacular (8 p.m., Fox)The Big Bang Theory "The Thanksgiving Decoupling" (8 p.m., CBS)The Simpsons "Bart vs. Thanksgiving" (8 p.m., FXX)A Very Bonnaroo Thanksgiving (9 p.m., VH1)The Cleveland Show "A General Thanksgiving Episode" (9 p.m., Cartoon Network)The Cleveland Show "Turkey Pot Day" (9 p.m., Cartoon Network)The McCarthys "Thanks a Lot, Ronny" (9:30 p.m., CBS)
Marathons:Cops (6-6 a.m. Friday, Cloo)The Middle (7-9:30 a.m., ABC Family)Swamp People (7 a.m.-4 p.m., History)Adventure Time (9 a.m.-2 p.m., Cartoon Network)Food Paradise (9 a.m.-6 p.m., Travel Channel)North America (9 a.m.-2 p.m., Animal Planet)Portlandia (9 a.m.-2:30 p.m., IFC)Jurassic Park (10-2 a.m. Friday, AMC)Friends (10 a.m.-5 p.m., TBS)Modern Family (10 a.m.-midnight, USA)Transporter the Series (11 a.m.-11:03 p.m., TNT)Alaska: The Last Frontier (Noon-3 a.m. Friday, Discovery Channel)The Andy Griffith Show (Noon-3 p.m., TV Land)My Dirty Little Secret (Noon-8 p.m., Investigation Discovery)Nature's Weirdest (Noon-midnight, BBC America)Raising Hope (Noon-8 p.m., CMT)River Monsters: Unhooked (2-8 p.m., Animal Planet)The Amazing World of Gumball (2:30-5 p.m., Cartoon)The Millionaire Matchmaker (3-10:30 p.m., Bravo)Tamar & Vince (4-10 p.m., WETV)The Brady Bunch (5:30-9 p.m., TV Land)
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