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Here's Why Chrissy Teigen Refuses To Cook Turkey On Thanksgiving

“Screw turkey. Turkey sucks."

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Okay, people. Listen up! Chrissy Teigen has a special Thanksgiving message for you.

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Now, Chrissy's written a New York Times bestselling cookbook, Cravings, and she's got another one on the way. So she knows a thing or two about food!

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And when it comes to that Thanksgiving turkey that's probably sitting in your oven right now, Chrissy Teigen is not here for it.

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“Screw turkey. Turkey sucks. Turkey is gross!” she told InStyle in a recent interview.

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But if you think her family is going meatless today, think again: The woman is all about her Thanksgiving chicken.

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“I do two whole roasted chickens because chicken is so much better and you can still get a great gravy out of it," she explained.

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And according to Chrissy, your guests will actually be HAPPIER if you forgo the turkey tradition.

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"I just really feel like people feel like they’re forced to eat turkey, and nobody really enjoys it. Surprise everyone. Serve them chicken, and they’ll be much happier.”

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Hmmmmmmmmmmmmmm.

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Let's be honest, though. The BEST part of Thanksgiving isn't the meat, anyway. It's the CARBS.

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