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What time are you eating Thanksgiving, and what’s the RIGHT time for Thanksgiving to start?

40,000 people voted online with Buzzfeed, and the most popular answer is between 3:00 and 4:30 P.M.  About a third of us think Thanksgiving dinner should start later than that, and 23% said earlier.  Here are a few more Thanksgiving questions . . .

1.  Is turkey your favorite Thanksgiving food?  Only 18% say it is.  Also, 55% of people prefer white meat, while 45% prefer dark.

2.  Is stuffing better when it’s cooked inside the turkey?  Just 16% say yes.  52% say no . . . 18% like both . . . and 14% have never had it that way.

3.  Should mashed potatoes be completely smooth, or have a few lumps?  The winner is LUMPS with 62% of the vote.

4.  Do you like your gravy smooth, or with stuff like mushrooms and onions mixed in?  86% say smooth.  Also, 19% say they’ll put gravy on pretty much EVERYTHING tomorrow.

5.  Does ham belong on the table at Thanksgiving?  Pretty even split.  51% say yes, and 49% say no.

6.  Is green bean casserole actually good?  61% say yes, 39% think it’s gross.

7.  Should you serve salad to start?  71% say no, stop messing around.  But 29% of us would enjoy a salad first.

8.  Is sweet potato casserole better with marshmallows on top?  The majority say yes, but just barely.  51% say marshmallows, 49% say skip ’em.

9.  Apple pie or pumpkin pie?  You can only have one.  67% say pumpkin.

10.  Is it okay to play Christmas music on Thanksgiving?  52% say YES, but there are rules:  29% are fine with it in general . . . 14% say yes, but only after dinner . . . and 9% say go for it, but only after everyone leaves.