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As America celebrates Thanksgiving, a comedy video on YouTube takes a comedic look at the holiday. A Black family gathers around the table to give thanks until one member tells the history of Pilgrims, Native Americans and Thanksgiving.

The comedic true story of Thanksgiving

Mo Barnes

Mo Barnes

Maurice "Mo" Barnes is a graduate of Morehouse College and Political Scientist based in Atlanta. Mo is also a Blues musician. He has been writing for Rolling Out since 2014. Whether it means walking through a bloody police shooting to help a family find justice or showing the multifaceted talent of the Black Diaspora I write the news.