SCENE + HEARD: Daily Post Thanksgiving Sides By State By Staff Wednesday, November 11, 2020 12:49 PM With the election (mostly) behind us and Halloween very much over, Thanksgiving season is in full swing across the U.S. This year's holiday will, of course, be different from what we're used to, but there's one thing that will never change: the importance of Thanksgiving sides. After all, what's a turkey dinner without a heap of mashed potatoes? But, like many things, it turns out that side dish preferences vary greatly by state. Head over to Thrillist for a look at the favorite side in each state.