Survey reveals least popular Thanksgiving items

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(CNN) – A new survey reveals the least popular items at the Thanksgiving dinner table.

First off, the online Harris Poll of more than two-thousand adults found 68 percent of Americans secretly dislike a classic Thanksgiving food, yet they eat it anyway out of tradition.

Here’s the breakdown:

  • 29 percent of people dislike canned cranberry sauce but reluctantly eat it anyway.
  • 24 percent do the same for green bean casserole.
  • 22 percent eat sweet potatoes or sweet potato casserole even though they don’t like it.
  • 21 percent eat pumpkin pie but don’t enjoy it.
  • 19 percent don’t even like turkey, but eat it anyway.

Speaking of canned cranberry sauce, the poll also found nearly half of Americans say it is “disgusting.”

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(This story was originally published on November 10, 2019)

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