Watch A Guy Plunge Into Lake Erie On Thanksgiving Morning

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Turkey, family, football and walking barefoot through the snowy beaches of Lake Erie for a quick plunge into dirty near-freezing water: these are the things that make Thanksgiving great.

A Youtube user just uploaded this video from Cleveland of a man walking confidently out into Lake Erie wearing only shorts and a t-shirt before taking a dive under the water and then getting up and walking back. It was around 25-degrees out when this was filmed yesterday. The temperature of the lake was around 43-degrees off Cleveland, per the National Weather Service. That's some solid family bonding right there:

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Doug Brown

Doug Brown is a staff writer at Scene with a passion for public records laws and investigative reporting. A native of Ann Arbor, Mich., he has an M.A. in journalism from the Kent State University School of Journalism and Mass Communication and a B.A. in political science from Hiram College. Prior to joining Scene,...
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