Screening Room: Special Take-a-break-from-your-family-and-go-in-the-other-room-and-watch-videos Edition

Screening Room ThanksgivingIt’s that time of year again! The Thanksgiving time! Where you get to be with your whole weird family! Or someone else’s weird family! Or you hang out with your weird friends and everyone brings some weird dish and it’s like a weird potluck! Any way you slice it, it will definitely be exhausting! So why not take a break and go into the other room and watch some hilarious Thanksgiving videos on your computer? Tell everyone you have to write a work email or something. They’ll think you’re important. Anyway, here are a couple of new gems from Funny or Die and some old favorites. Happy Thanksgiving!


Thanksgivukkah – Nick Kroll

It’s Thanksgiving Time – Saturday Night Live


Thanksgiving 1621 – Stella


Thanksgiving Breakdown – Kids in the Hall


The Thanksgiving Channel – Missi Pyle and David Neher

mm John Merriman

John Merriman has worked with the Moontower festival since it's inception in 2012. He is the co-host of the festival's long-running interview series "Inside Joke" where he has interviewed luminaries including Steven Wright, Maria Bamford and Patton Oswalt. Before Moontower, he spent five years at the Austin Film Fesival as a film programmer where he helped launch the Comedy Vanguard program and the Funniest Filmmaker in Austin series. He has called Austin his home since 1996.

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