Who doesn't love a good television episode with a holiday theme to tie it all together? Thanksgiving is all about spending time with loved ones and being grateful for what you have. There's also that whole stuffing your face thing. And if you want to celebrate the season without getting up from the comfort of your couch (leaving the house can be a lot of work sometimes), then why not indulge in some of the best Thanksgiving TV episodes.
Before you have to fall into a stressful vortex of prepping a complicated meal, making convos about "what you're up to" with a rando relative, or spending three hours just making it look like you're chopping a single carrot so you can avoid helping (you know who you are), get in the holiday spirit by hanging out with those other families. Your TV families. The Thanksgiving episode has been a staple of the programming menu since the small screen was invented and there are dozens of them to choose from. To narrow it down, we're ranking eight of the best Turkey Day TV episodes around. These mostly recent classics are sure to be an entertaining escape from all the holiday hullabaloo to ensue.