Happy Thanksgiving, folks! It’s that time of year again where we give thanks for family, friends and loved ones and, of course, turkey! We’ve put together a list of ten fun Thanksgiving videos that are sure to put a smile on your face while you prepare yourself for the football, the parades and the best meal of the year!
Symbols of Thanksgiving in Math Class
Biola University math teacher Matthew Weathers, who achieved YouTube fame with a fun April Fools classroom performance, is back this year with a Thanksgiving math lesson. The video, which hit YouTube a week ago, has been viewed over 615,000 times so far.
Raw Video: Obama Pardons Thanksgiving Turkeys
It’s a Thanksgiving tradition for the President to pardon a Thanksgiving turkey each year, sparing it from winding up on the dinner table. The video of Obama pardoning 19-week old, 45-pound turkey Liberty is gaining traction this morning.
William Shatner & State Farm present “Eat, Fry, Love”
If you’re frying your Thanksgiving turkey this year, William Shatner urges you to be careful!
The Simpsons – Bart’s Cranberry Sauce
On Thanksgiving I’m always in charge of making the cranberry sauce. So is Bart. But it looks like he does things a bit differently…talk about a complicated recipe!
Does the tryptophan in turkey make you drowsy?
Every year after the Thanksgiving meal people lay down on the floor, recline in armchairs and couches and fall asleep, blaming it on the tryptophan in turkey. Well, folks, it turns out that the tryptophan isn’t to blame for our post-meal drowsiness! Check out the video to see this Thanksgiving myth debunked!
VEVO News: Happy Thanksgiving
Check out this VEVO News clip in which some popular artists share their favorite Thanksgiving foods. Which is your favorite? The turkey? The stuffing? I have to go with the pumpkin pie! Looking for last minute Thanksgiving recipe ideas? Check out our list of 10 mouthwatering Thanksgiving recipes on YouTube.
Kimmel Kartoon – Charlie Brown Thanksgiving and GOP Debate
The Charlie Brown Thanksgiving special has been around for decades, so Jimmy Kimmel decided to change things up again and put a new spin on the cartoon favorite, removing the original audio and replacing it with audio from a GOP debate.
Things That Ruin Thanksgiving
Ryan Higa aka nigahiga released a video about things that ruin Thanksgiving. May your Thanksgiving be happy and not ruined!
Garfield’s Thanksgiving Special
What better way to celebrate Thanksgiving than with Garfield, the world’s most food-loving animal! Garfield’s Thanksgiving special is available, in its entirety, on YouTube. Check it out below.
Pilgrim Song – Video Starring You!
And finally, the latest from JibJab lets you celebrate Thanksgiving with a video starring you! Just add up to five faces and you, your friends and your family can star in this fun Thanksgiving musical! Happy Thanksgiving!
Megan O’Neill is the resident web video enthusiast here at Social Times. Megan covers everything from the latest viral videos to online video news and tips, and has a passion for bizarre, original and revolutionary content and ideas.