Most men are lost when it comes to kitchen duties but today, Thanksgiving, is the exception. Today the family expects dad or whoever the man of the house is to get off of the couch, turn off the football game and head to the dinner table to do that most traditional of manly activities, carve the turkey! Why is this such an important task for men?

According to Askmen.com there are some good reasons why this is considered a manly task.

Carving the meat asserts you as head of the house

Carving the meat satisfies your mental caveman

Carving the meat allows you to play the role of provider

because that's what men do

For those men whose skills may have rusted here is a turkey carving tutorial.