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The 10 Funniest Thanksgiving Episodes From Classic Sitcoms

In case what you're most thankful for this Thanksgiving is laugh tracks.

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7. "Over the River and through the Woods" from The Bob Newhart Show

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Airdate: November 22, 1975

Wherein Bob gets drunk with Jerry and Mr. Carlin and tries to order Moo Goo Gai Pan from a Chinese restaurant for Thanksgiving dinner.

5. "The Mom and Pop Store" from Seinfeld

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Airdate: November 17, 1994

Wherein Elaine wins a radio contest ("Next Stop Pottersville!") so that Mr. Pitt can hold the Woody Woodpecker balloon at the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade (he finds his laugh "intoxicating"). Meanwhile, Jerry tries to figure out if he's invited to Tim Whatley's annual pre-Thanksgiving party.

4. "We Gather Together" from Roseanne

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Airdate: November 21, 1989

Wherein the Conner family gathers together for Thanksgiving, and Jackie tries to hide the fact that she's a police officer from her parents.

Roseanne is arguably better known for its prank-ridden annual Halloween episodes, but its equally hilarious Thanksgiving episodes bump the show up a few spots on this list.

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