With Thanksgiving rapidly approaching, images and recipes for roasted Thanksgiving turkeys emerge like mushrooms after rain. It wouldn't be the World Wide Web if someone didn't come up with an Internet challenge for this American holiday, and so many parents around the country were quickly sent into terror and bouts of facepalming as their children requested "help" with cooking a 25lb bird in a microwave as a part of this hilariously funny joke.

Although it is possible to cook a Thanksgiving dinner bird in a microwave (and some swear it tastes pretty good), many mothers in the responses were absolutely horrified by such prospect and offered their own time-tested recipes. While some genuinely tried to help their "poor" offspring in trouble, other moms swore to disown their kids for attempting such monstrosity, not buying the whole funny prank thing at all. Scroll down below to check everyone's funny text message reactions and don't forget to comment and vote for your favorites!

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Stille20
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Do you think mom's off the gram?! XD This is my favorite!

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Matt Richardson
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

This Grandma is totally awesome. She could have threatened them, called them names, done anything but instead she took the time to reply with a step by step recipe. You need to take her to dinner and tell her thanks for being awesome.

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JillVille
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Let's square tires on your truck --- hahahaha! Awesome!

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#8

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Ryo Bakura
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

"We don't normally arrest people for being stupid, ma'am, but in your daughter's case, we're willing to make an exception. Hands behind your back, moron."

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K. LNU
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Padawan - one cannot fool the jedi master.

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#11

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Carol Emory
Community Member
4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

If it's an adult kid and what they're saying makes no sense, there must be alcohol involved...LOL

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Rebekah
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Ahhh shit. Not the "I'm calling your father" line. That never ends well.

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#13

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Marina
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

"Are you stupid af?" lol that "AF"

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#14

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Nikki D
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Is "microwavable foil" a real thing or was she just trolling?

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#16

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Amanda Ford
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

"Make sure you stuff it with popcorn". I love that. <3

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Landon Roberts
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

"I should've never let you move out" that mom was regretting everything

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#19

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Nikki D
Community Member
4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Was that turkey cryogenically frozen?

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BusLady
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

"That's what the internet said to do" Yep, we all know that everything you read on the internet is absolutely true.

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Random Panda
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4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

...ok but why would you lie that your over is too small, when microwaves are smaller than ovens?

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BusLady
Community Member
4 years ago Created by potrace 1.15, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2017

Wow, what do you know? Your Mom actually watches TV, just like you do.