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If you're worried about running out of Thanksgiving conversation topics once you've used up Black Friday and football ("How 'bout those Lions?" etc.), try sharing some of the fun facts Mental Floss' John Green compiled about the holiday.

One of my favs!! Oscar Night, Hattie Mcdaniel was the first black performer to win an Academy Award.... Best Supporting Actress for her role of Mammy in Gone with the Wind (1939).McDaniel was also a professional singer-songwriter, comedienne, stage actress, radio performer and television star. She was in fact the first black woman to sing on the radio in America.

Susan B Anthony pummeled and arrested for attempting to vote in 1872. She was fined 100 dollars for registering to vote.

I don't care too much for Sesame street, never has been one of my favorites, but I mean, THIS is dedication to your art. Your baby. The fact that he's wearing Big Bird's legs while bringing Oscar to life is just touching.

Here's Everyone Who Attended The 2016 Brit Awards

Phil Lester & Dan Howell | Here's Everyone Who Attended The 2016 Brit Awards <--- YOOO I watched the live stream from start to finish, it was great!! :D

What is seen, cannot be unseen!! WHY DAN?! Note: Never get caught while watching Dan's videos. It's just as bad as getting caught while watching porn.

William T. Shorey (1859 – 1919) was a late 19th Century American whaling ship captain known to his crew as the Black Ahab. He was born in Barbados July 13, 1859 and spent his life at sea. He became the only black captain operating on the west coast of the United States in the late-1880s and 1890s. He obtained his certification in 1885. Black history album

Reserved For Brian - Vintage 1930's African American Black Child Baseball Studio Photograph