Best Shows to Binge for Sleep on Thanksgiving

Best Shows to Binge for Sleep on Thanksgiving

Check out these Thanksgiving-themed episodes after your feast to get you in the holiday spirit, and into some deep snoozin’.

1. "The Thanksgiving Decoupling" - The Big Bang Theory (Season 7, Episode 9)

The Big Bang gang gathers at the Howard's house for Thanksgiving dinner. There's a lot of bickering, drunk Sheldon, and a marriage annulment. We should all be thankful for drunk Sheldon, of course.

2. "Dawn of the Peck" - Bob's Burgers (Season 5, Episode 4)

TBH, marathoning all of Bob's Burgers Thanksgiving episodes is the perfect way to get over that tryptophan hangover. The season five offering involves wild turkeys and other farm fowl running wild in town after a "Turkey Trot" race gone wrong.

3. "Thanksgiving" - New Girl (Season 1, Episode 6)

Jess (Zooey Deschanel) and the roommates always know how to do Thanksgiving, and this is the episode that established it all. Guest star Justin Long didn't end up being the one for Jess, but there's no denying their chemistry.

4. "Talking Turkey" - The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air episode (Season 1, Episode 12)

Will's mom comes to town and tasks him and the other Banks kids with preparing a Thanksgiving meal. As is the case with so many Thanksgiving-themed sitcom episodes, the meal doesn't exactly go as planned.

5. "The One With the Football" — Friends (Season 3, Episode 5)

In this Thanksgiving episode, the friends gets together for a little bit of Geller family competition: a traditional game of touch football with the grand prize of the Geller Cup. While Monica and Ross duke it out over their decades-long rivalry, Chandler and Joey "compete" over a pretty Dutch woman.

6. "Slapsgiving" — How I Met Your Mother (Season 3, Episode 9) 

The group gathers for their first Thanksgiving with a married Marshall and Lily and a broken-up Ted and Robin. Inside jokes, and a slap-free Thanksgiving meal make for an eventful holiday episode.

7. "The One With All the Thanksgivings" — Friends (Season 5, Episode 8)

After Ross complains about his divorce, the six friends relive their worst Thanksgiving experiences. The episode includes Joey with a turkey on his head, a past-life Phoebe, the origin of Chandler's stubbed toe, and high-school era Rachel, Monica, and Ross.

8. "Wuphf.com" — The Office (Season 7, Episode 9)

In this Thanksgiving-themed episode of The Office, Ryan considers selling his social media website Wuphf.com, while Dwight hosts a Hay Festival. Angela meets a new man...

9. "Turkey Day" – Boy Meets World (Season 4, Episode 10)

The Matthews and Hunter families come together for an uncomfortable Thanksgiving, and Shawn receives his first A+ in class.

10. "Punkin Chunkin" – Modern Family (Season 3, Episode 9) 

On Thanksgiving, the Modern Family crew is a family divided. Jay, Mitchell, and Claire and Cameron, Phil, and Gloria come to a disagreement that's settled through a "punkin chunkin" story.

Happy Thanksgiving Folks!

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