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This Thanksgiving, how many.......

stories will be in your local newspaper about people blowing up their cars, garages, or houses because they tried to deep-fry a frozen turkey? I'm guessing at least three, here.

 
DMac08

Asked by DMac08 at 2:40 PM on Nov. 15, 2010 in Holidays

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  • oh gosh, there is no telling here! TN is notorious for doing crazy/dumb stuff like that. Lol
    BriTony08

    Answer by BriTony08 at 4:37 PM on Nov. 22, 2010

  • Yeah,probably a few. Our local stations play a video on safe deep frying,but there's at least one garage/house fire evey year!
    butterflyblue19

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 2:43 PM on Nov. 15, 2010

  • I live in Kenosha, WI. Anything and everything is possible here.
    Izsarejman

    Answer by Izsarejman at 3:03 PM on Nov. 15, 2010

  • always a few
    raisingmen

    Answer by raisingmen at 3:19 PM on Nov. 15, 2010

  • Probably not many here, we're in WA and not many people that i know of here fry their turkeys. We fry ours every year normally (wont this year because DH may not be here), but we are VERY careful, and we have an electric turkey fryer instead of the gas ones.
    AprilDJC

    Answer by AprilDJC at 3:42 PM on Nov. 15, 2010

  • Not sure about how many here. lol We will be frying one but always follow the directions and are very careful! Fried turkey is sooooo good! lol
    Alamama

    Answer by Alamama at 4:32 PM on Nov. 15, 2010

  • LOL six. We live in the suburbs of Washington DC so we could host a few more deep frying accidents. AS we have Baltimore, Virginia and Frederick close by as well.
    mmmegan38

    Answer by mmmegan38 at 5:10 PM on Nov. 16, 2010

  • well, this time of the year is always bad with people getting too excited. and it's unpredictable really but you can be sure there will be plenty reports of that nature.
    tozytindo

    Answer by tozytindo at 9:06 AM on Nov. 24, 2010