On Thanksgiving, the Greens attempt to purchase a new TV but face a crowd of angry hoarders; Tilly becomes infatuated with next door neighbor Mr. Gregorian's cat Anoush, but he refuses to allow any contact between them.
- An Aesop: Thanksgiving isn't about what you want and what you have, it's about who you spend it with.
- Retail Riot: Inside the store, shoppers are fighting each other tooth and nail for merchandise, the poor clerks unable to keep the peace. (One poor soul has been tied to a ceiling fan.) The manager orchestrates the chaos from his office; since he has to work during Thanksgiving, he aims to ruin everyone else's holiday as well.
- Shout-Out: Cricket tossing a sledgehammer at a big screen TV spoofs the famous Nineteen Eighty-Four Apple ad.
- Thanksgiving Episode: The episode is set on Thanksgiving.