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20 Awkward Thanksgiving Stock Photos that Will Make Your Family Look Downright Functional

By Meredith Carroll |

Awkwards Thanksgiving photos

Is there still poop in there? Awesome!

Maybe your family’s Thanksgiving gatherings are functional. Although, who are we kidding? No one’s Thanksgiving gatherings are functional.

It’s as if stock photo companies — those businesses that supply generic photos on every imaginable topic that you can buy if you don’t have the money to hire a photographer for creative or editorial purposes — are a fly on the wall during all of our Thanksgiving meals, and then they go back to the studio and crank up the dysfunction a few thousand notches.

Here are some of the most awkward, seriously bizarre stock Thanksgiving photos, for which we should all give thanks aren’t nearly as bad as our own family’s turkey-day celebrations:

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Awkward Thanksgiving Photos Too Funny to Be Real

Oh, boy, look what's in there!

Butt stuff! Organs! Other assorted crap!

Photo credits: iStock

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Meredith Carroll

Meredith C. Carroll is an award-winning columnist and writer based in Aspen, Colorado. She can be found regularly on the Op-Ed page of The Denver Post. From 2005-2012 her other column, "Meredith Pro Tem" ran in several newspapers, as well as occasionally on The Huffington Post since 2009. Read more about her (or don’t, whatever) at her website. Read bio and latest posts → Read Meredith's latest posts →

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