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Americans stress over political talk at Thanksgiving dinner

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Posted at 11:27 AM, Nov 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-21 12:11:07-05

Preparing a Thanksgiving meal can be stressful, but what about planning to talk politics during dinner?

According to a survey conducted by ABC News, more than a third of Americans say the idea of political conversations at Thanksgiving dinner stresses them out.

Overall, 45 percent of Americans expect a political conversation. Thirty-eight percent said the idea is somewhat stressful and 14 percent said it's very stressful.

The ABC News/SSRS Poll was conducted online.

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