Buffy, Trek and 14 other Thanksgiving episodes of sci-fi TV shows

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Dec 15, 2012

What makes Thanksgiving so popular with sci-fi shows? Is it the humanizing touch it brings to supernatural characters? Is it that the holiday affords a unique opportunity to have family-themed episodes? Is it because it's really easy and cheap to film a handful of people sitting around a dining room table?

We don't really care. We're just glad, because we found 16 classic Thanksgiving episodes that could thaw the frost off of even the coldest alien heart.

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