10 Unsolved Crimes and Disappearances That Happened on Thanksgiving

When most Americans are feasting and celebrating on day, some people are killing, dying, or vanishing. Creepy crimes, unfortunately, are a ghastly tradition, too, one we rarely speak about. But disappearances on and other unsolved mysteries can make for interesting dinner conversation to distract from the usual chatter about sports, or drunken-uncle rants about politics and religion. Just don’t share any of these stories with the kids. Except maybe the D.B. Cooper one, because it has all the components of a good folktale.