GF's Thanksgiving Soccer Clash with Boyfriend's Mom 🦃⚽😱

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Meet Anna, a 22-year-old Portuguese-American who loves soccer and cooking. She's been dating her boyfriend for four years, and they recently moved in together. This year, Anna wanted to host a special Thanksgiving dinner for both of their families, complete with traditional Portuguese and American dishes. But there was one small problem: Anna's boyfriend's mom is a staunch 'no electronics on Thanksgiving' kind of person, and Anna wanted to watch a soccer match on the big day. Despite being warned about his mom's pickiness, Anna went ahead with her plans, hoping to bring everyone together. But things didn't go quite as planned... 🦃⚽🇵🇹

Anna's Thanksgiving Vision 🦃🇵🇹

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The Promise to Mom 🤞

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Anna's Culinary Skills 🍽️

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Family Gathering 🏠

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Soccer and Tensions ⚽😬

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Dad's Love for Portuguese Food 🍲

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Mom's Passive-Aggressiveness 😒

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The Circus Comment 🎪

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Awkward Silence 😶

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Uncomfortable Dinner 🍽️

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The Boyfriend's Mistake 😬

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The Argument 💔

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Trying to Talk 🗣️

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A Thanksgiving to Remember...or Forget? 🦃⚽🤦‍♂️

Anna's Thanksgiving dinner was a mix of joy, laughter, and tension. While her amazing cooking skills brought most of the family together, her boyfriend's mom couldn't get past the soccer match playing on TV. The evening took a turn for the worse when mom made a snide remark, comparing the lively dinner to a circus. Though Anna's boyfriend warned her about his mom's pickiness, he didn't stand up for her when it mattered most. Now, their relationship is strained, and Anna is left feeling disappointed and hurt. Let's see what the internet thinks of this situation... 🤔💔

A scathing YTA comment with no room for excuses 💯

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Boyfriend's lack of support for girlfriend leads to YTA judgement.


YTA for not defending your girlfriend against your rude mother 😡

Immediate_Refuse_918 | Immediate_Refuse_918

Boyfriend's mom was rude, YTA for not standing up for GF 😑

ReluctantVegetarian | ReluctantVegetarian

Mom throws tantrum at Thanksgiving, YTA for siding with her 🤦‍♂️

ndcollector | ndcollector

User calls out OP for not supporting their partner. 👍

Harliehu | Harliehu

Harsh comment calling out OP's behavior. No replies.

Hob-Nob1974 | Hob-Nob1974

OP's failure to stand up for GF caused tension. YTA.

CarrieCat62 | CarrieCat62

GF's Thanksgiving efforts unappreciated by rude boyfriend's mother. YTA. 😱

Jolly_Tooth_7274 | Jolly_Tooth_7274

Defending cultural expression at family gatherings. YTA called out.

booksandstyff | booksandstyff

OP called out for not adjusting mother's attitude. YTA 🙄

Equivalent_Secret_26 | Equivalent_Secret_26

Being defensive instead of attacking could've saved the day 🙏

SciencePoet | SciencePoet

OP is called out for not defending girlfriend against rude mom.

raspberrysaturn | raspberrysaturn

GF's boyfriend's mom is TA for making Thanksgiving awkward 😒

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YTA for not defending your GF and blaming her instead 😠

MbMinx | MbMinx

Harsh comment calling out OP's behavior and supporting Anna.

MrMagoo_22_22 | MrMagoo_22_22

Harsh judgment on defending mom over girlfriend's feelings 😕

Soggy-Calligrapher24 | Soggy-Calligrapher24

Don't be a bystander, apologize and rebuild the trust 👍

Free_Ad_7708 | Free_Ad_7708

YTA. You minimized your GF's feelings and need to grow up 👍

ToddlerTots | ToddlerTots

Don't let your mom ruin your relationship 💔

Magoo69X | Magoo69X

Defend your partner in their own home. YTA.

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Defend your girlfriend and stand up to your rude mother. YTA.

thebabes2 | thebabes2

Defending your partner is important in a relationship 👍

Appropriate-Value54 | Appropriate-Value54

Expecting bad behavior without consequences is like expecting a thief to steal. YTA.

Enamoure | Enamoure

GF's mom ruins Thanksgiving soccer game, OP called out for disrespect

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Fiery comment calls out boyfriend for not standing up to mom

brideofgibbs | brideofgibbs

Defend your partner against microaggressions, not just warn them. YTA.

Covert_Pudding | Covert_Pudding

Boyfriend's mom ruins Thanksgiving soccer game, he's the a**hole.

ThrowAwayCatBalloon | ThrowAwayCatBalloon

Mom's rude comment makes YTA, owes GF an apology 👏

Forward_Squirrel8879 | Forward_Squirrel8879

Setting boundaries with mom to save relationship with GF 👍

HomelyHobbit | HomelyHobbit

User calls out OP for not defending GF against mother's behavior.

HelpfulAnywhere3731 | HelpfulAnywhere3731

GF's Thanksgiving clash with BF's mom. YTA gets roasted.

Bitter-Conflict-4089 | Bitter-Conflict-4089

GF hosts amazing Thanksgiving, BF's mom ruins it. YTA for not defending.

Silver_Advantage8576 | Silver_Advantage8576

User calls out OP for not defending their girlfriend. 😱

Samu_2020_15 | Samu_2020_15

Stand up for your girlfriend and grow a backbone. 💪

thisbitch420 | thisbitch420

GF's Thanksgiving soccer game caused drama with boyfriend's mom 🦃⚽😱

Ok_Butterscotch5761 | Ok_Butterscotch5761

Don't let past behavior justify present rudeness. YTA 🙄

cassowary32 | cassowary32

YTA comment calls out disrespectful behavior towards partner.

nintendoinnuendo | nintendoinnuendo

User calls out boyfriend for not standing up to rude mother. YTA.

universechild9 | universechild9

User calls out OP for not standing up for girlfriend 🔥

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User thinks OP's mom was rude and disrespectful on Thanksgiving.

travelkmac | travelkmac

User calls out OP for not standing up for GF. 🤪

ale473 | ale473

User calls out OP's momma's boy behavior, advises to stand up

ttnl35 | ttnl35

Boyfriend's failure to stand up to mom, YTA. Do better 👍

Fire_or_water_kai | Fire_or_water_kai

Harsh criticism of OP's behavior towards his girlfriend. 💔

emmashea74 | emmashea74

User calls out OP for not defending girlfriend, harshly judged.

katsmeow44 | katsmeow44

Mom was rude, OP did nothing, YTA, GF deserves apology 😑

Zach_203 | Zach_203

OP is called out for not defending their girlfriend. 😔⚽

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User defends girlfriend and calls out boyfriend's mom's behavior 👏

concernedreader1982 | concernedreader1982

Cut the apron strings or lose Anna and her family 👏

Popular-Emu7380 | Popular-Emu7380

Boyfriend is the a**hole for not standing up for his girlfriend 🤬

joanclaytonesq | joanclaytonesq

OP receives judgement for not apologizing to girlfriend's mom. 😬

Abcdezyx54321 | Abcdezyx54321

Set house rules, cut cord, and remove stick from in-law's ass.

sarcasmislife28 | sarcasmislife28

Savage reply to a soccer vs football argument. 😂

Alarming_Reply4394 | Alarming_Reply4394

GF's culture mocked by BF's mom, he didn't defend. YTA. 😱

SavageRealist | SavageRealist

A commenter thinks the boyfriend is an entitled momma's boy 🤦‍♂️

JimmyRay53 | JimmyRay53

Don't let your mom ruin your relationship 💔. Be a partner, not a momma's boy.

gardencult | gardencult

YTA for letting your mother ruin Thanksgiving. Apologize to Anna. 🦃⚽😱

BoudicaTheArtist | BoudicaTheArtist

User calls out OP for not defending girlfriend against rude mother.

Cocoasneeze | Cocoasneeze

Apologize to Anna and buy flowers for your overwhelmed girlfriend 💐

beeezlouise | beeezlouise

GF's Thanksgiving ruined by boyfriend's mom, he didn't stand up. YTA 😒

novembergrocery | novembergrocery

Defend your partner and shut down disrespectful behavior. #NTA 👍

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Mama's boy fails to stand up for girlfriend. YTA confirmed. 🙄

Worth-Season3645 | Worth-Season3645

Defending girlfriend's cultural frivolity and loudness, criticizing mother's behavior.

Such_Carrot_1758 | Such_Carrot_1758

Supportive comment in Portuguese with a dash of humor 😂👍

Bea_theIdiot | Bea_theIdiot

OP's mom was rude and xenophobic, YTA for not defending GF 😠

Cat_Lilac_Dog22 | Cat_Lilac_Dog22

Mom ruins Thanksgiving soccer game, OP defends controlling behavior. YTA.


User calls out boyfriend for defending his rude mom. YTA 😬

HPNerd44 | HPNerd44

User defends GF's right to watch football on Thanksgiving 🏈

Artistic-Rich6465 | Artistic-Rich6465

YTA's mom was rude, apologize to GF and her family 😡👎

Mishy162 | Mishy162

User calls out boyfriend for not standing up to his mom. YTA 🤨

emotx | emotx

Defend your girlfriend or lose her 😔

ChampismyPuppy | ChampismyPuppy

User calls out boyfriend's mom for rude behavior, advises setting boundaries.


Partner's mom ruined Thanksgiving, YTA for not seeing her point 😱

sjohnson7645 | sjohnson7645

Relationship handbook needed for OP's 'I told you so' moment 😅

Jowens10 | Jowens10

OP's mom was out of line and insulting, YTA.

punnymama | punnymama

User calls out OP's mom for being entitled and disrespectful 👀

Illustrious-Isopod25 | Illustrious-Isopod25

OP called out for not handling conflict with grace 🤷‍♀️

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