In the spirit of Thanksgiving, let's give thanks for the funny people over at "Saturday Night Live." From last week's hilarious music video with Cameron Diaz to the glory days of Adam Sandler, we've compiled some of the funniest Turkey Day scenes from the show's recent history. Enjoy!
1. “Back Home Ballers”
Nov. 23, 2014
If you’re over 24 and planning to spend Thanksgiving at your parents' place, you can probably relate to this rap about the perks of going back home for the holidays. Featuring Kate McKinnon, Cecily Strong, Sasheer Zamata, Vanessa Bayer, Leslie Jones, Cameron Diaz and Lil' Baby Aidy Bryant.
2. Nikey Turkey
Nov 17, 1990
A must see: Inspired by Will Smith’s “Fresh Prince” videos, Chris Rock ridicules the 90s Rebook “pump it up” shoe commercial.
3. “The Thanksgiving song
Nov. 21, 1992
What's the best part of Thanksgiving? Adam Sandler’s classic “Thanksgiving song.”
Turkey for me
Turkey for you
Let’s eat the turkey
In my big brown shoe
4. Debbie Downer Does Thanksgiving
Nov. 20, 2004
You can’t stop Debbie Downer from ruining everything. Watch SNL’s most lovable party pooper as she tries to ruin dinner with her family. (Keep an eye out for Rachel Dratch breaking character when she can't help but laugh.)
5. Sandler’s Thanksgiving Dinner
Nov. 23, 1991
Back when Adam Sandler couldn’t attend this special day and had to pre-tape himself having dinner with his family.
6. Guy Fieri’s Thanksgiving Cooking Tips
Nov. 20, 2010
The flaming-haired chef shares some alcohol-infused recipes. Hijinks ensue.