Before the turkey, awkward discussion of your dating prospects, and having to watch the Lions lose, comes the drive. The Thanksgiving commute almost always sucks, but fortunately, Fortune (that was intentional) figured out which cities have the worst traffic this Turkey Day. And, well, just try to avoid LA, OK?
Fortune used data from Google android devices during last year's Thanksgiving rush, spanning from the Tuesday before to the Sunday after the holiday, and unsurprisingly, the mecca of terrible public transportation, Los Angeles, came out as the worst city in the country. No surprise there. No. 2 was Washington DC, another notable traffic haven, while another California city, San Francisco, claimed third. Here's the thing: when are any of these cities not terrible to drive in?