One Twitter user said: “first lana, then doja, and now JIMMY FALLON?? Chile let me BREATHE” Another commented: “so lana del rey, doja cat, hillary duff, and now jimmy fallon. Quarantine rlly. The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon. 14,147,092 likes 121,216 talking about this. Official Facebook Page Twitter: http://twitter.com/fallontonight. Jimmy Fallon at the Paley Center for Media on June 7, 2017, in New York City. The late-night TV host has come under fire recently after images of him in blackface surfaced online. What was intended as a fun moment between Rae and host Jimmy Fallon — who are both white — backfired over the weekend as Twitter users demanded recognition for the people whose choreography. Fallon was on a planned hiatus when a video of his blackface impression went viral online in late May. The host apologized via Twitter for what he called an “unquestionably offensive decision.
Pass the hand sanitizer and the laughs. Twitter is already celebrating new COVID-19 traditions for Thanksgiving and we are feeling thankful.
A tweet from late-night host Jimmy Fallon got the trend rolling. “It's Hashtags time! Tweet a Thanksgiving tradition updated for 2020 and tag it with #NewThanksgivingTraditions. Could be on the show!”
Then Fallon offered a tweet of his own: “The turkey now pardons the president. #NewThanksgivingTraditions.”
Among the traditions served up by the coronavirus Thanksgiving crowd: Tell your racist uncle you're getting together on Zoom this year then mute him. And this year Dr. Fauci will headline the Macy’s parade instead of Santa to hand out face masks and vaccines.© Andrew Lipovsky/NBCU Photo Bank Jimmy Fallon is doing his show from his children's playroom with his wife working the camera (an iPhone).
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The off-the-cuff humor comes after a long stretch of pandemic-induced deprivation. The U.S. has reported more than 11.1 million cases and more than 246,800 deaths, according to Johns Hopkins University data.
Now social distancing and other COVID-19 restrictions are threatening Thanksgiving plans just when we need the comfort of holiday meals with far-flung family and friends the most.
A little good humor went a long way on Twitter. Bill Bradley put it this way: “At least listing ‘Things we're thankful for’ this year will go pretty fast.'
We agree to never have ham that looks like COVID again... #NewThanksgivingTraditionspic.twitter.com/EL3rdbauXk— Ryan Bartholomee (@RyanBartholomee) November 16, 2020
Instead of roast turkey, serve Wild Turkey. pic.twitter.com/hzFi14BONt— Nathan Robson #42 Black/female/LGBTQ lives matter! (@NathanMisao) November 16, 2020
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Instead of Santa at the end of the Macy’s parade, it’s Dr Fauci in PPE throwing out vaccines and masks. #NewThanksgivingTraditions— Savannah Eaton (@savannahbeaton) November 16, 2020
#NewThanksgivingTraditions Tell your racist uncle you're getting together on Zoom this year. Then mute him.
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This article originally appeared on USA TODAY: Jimmy Fallon has Twitter serving up new Thanksgiving traditions for the coronavirus pandemic and we are thankful