Do you enjoy your family at Thanksgiving dinner or do they drive you nuts?

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  1. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    I'm kinda 1/2 and 1/2
     
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    nazdrowie Sultan of Sweat Gold

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    kinda drunk
     
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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    I'm felling pretty sick right now.
     
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    FtM Starless & Bible Black Gold

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    Quiet for the most part. We talked about our weird cousin who gets arrested all the time for being drunk and naked in public, the Knock Out Game, and MST3K.
     
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    k4D3t Reverse Apache Master VIP

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    Nuts
     
  6. geo

    geo Well-Known Member

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    my two daughters were over. i couldn't get a word in edgewise - literally. they flat wore me out. gotta love em. :wub:
     
  7. DrivenByDemons

    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    My family can get on my nerves pretty good.
     
  8. Dave

    Dave Well-Known Member

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    This was the first year my wife and I did thanksgiving because we finally have a house big enough for everyone to come over.

    She made two turkeys, they were both great, home made stuffing was awesome. I made 3 tables for everyone to sit, they worked out great. We were genuinely glad to have everyone here. Best thanksgiving in a long time.
     
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    DrivenByDemons Spinoff Jesus Staff Member

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    Sounds awesome. Its a chore but fun to host.
     
  10. Orgy Pants

    Orgy Pants teklife

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    ive got a small family, so its pretty chill. also, i actually like my parents.
     
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    Obi Drunkenobe Well-Known Member VIP

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    Yes. My Grandmother has cancer and is 94. So family thanksgiving took priority this year.
     
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    keywordpk Perpetual Geek Gold

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    That's the best, that's how it is when my girls & me hang out. :wub:
     
  13. Dave

    Dave Well-Known Member

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    Yeah we never realized how much work it was until we hosted it. I mean, we knew, but it's different when you actually go through it all firsthand.

    When I was younger, I would have said "they drive me nuts and I can't wait to get away" but now it's just good to see everyone and enjoy the moment.
     
  14. BaddFunn

    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

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    We've been hosting for the last 4 or 5 years since it became too much work for my in-laws, today was the smallest group at 15 people, and I honestly love every minute of their company. My wife and her sisters were singing songs in French from their childhood today that I've never heard before. Fucking hilarious.

    It's a lot easier to deal with everyone's personalities when you host because I think you're too busy for anything to get on your nerves.
     
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    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

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    that's exactly how I feel.

    How many people did you host today?
     
  16. Dave

    Dave Well-Known Member

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    13 people for dinner, then 4 more came for desert too. I forgot though, my wifes brother and sister blew us off today so she's a little upset about that.
     
  17. Dave

    Dave Well-Known Member

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    So... She would definitely answer different then I did :)
     
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    BaddFunn Kick ass fuck yeah VIP

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    Yeah, we had 4 people show up an hour late so they missed out on the platters of shrimp cocktail.

    You snooze, you lose around here.
     
  19. Chief2Kick

    Chief2Kick I'm all sixes & sevens & nines Staff Member

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    I'm lucky we all get along great. Thanksgiving is the time we all make an effort to get together.
     
  20. Danas Boyfrien

    Danas Boyfrien Mediocre Negro Gold

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    They are generally pretty fun as long as my bro-in-law doesn't start acting like a dick. Usually he keeps his mouth shut when I'm around.