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Five Places to Celebrate Tomorrow's Texas Chicken Fried Steak Day

I know you were planning on taking it easy the next few weeks. Thanksgiving in only a month away, and the gustatory excess always starts a few weeks early. Buttery baked goods, excess alcohol, sausage, gravy and the inability to say no to anything (unless it's green beans (unless they're covered in fried onions and cream)) will rule your every dining decision through the end of the year.

Which makes this the perfect time to bring up that tomorrow is Texas Chicken Fried Steak Day. No, the holiday fattening season doesn't start with Thanksgiving or even with Halloween candy; it starts now. Here are five great ways to celebrate.

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