Forget The Timer, Use Netflix to Judge When Your Turkey's Done

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Figuring out how long to leave your Thanksgiving turkey in the oven feels like a stress nightmare from high school algebra. Converting pounds of turkey into minutes of cooking is way easier when you've got a tangible reference point. Say, two adorable holiday-themed kids movies.

Netflix put together this actually quite handy playlist, giving you an on-demand tool to turn cook time into couch time. Bet you didn't think of that 16-pound gobbler as "Thor plus Forrest Gump" when you hoisted it in your shopping cart. Just don't get so engrossed in Happy Gilmore that you forget about the mashed potatoes. [Mashable]