We've all heard horror stories about people either starting a bad fire or injuring themselves trying to deep fry a Thanksgiving turkey without really knowing the proper way to do it. This video will show you the safest way possible.

In this video, Food Network's Alton Brown shows you the best and safest way to deep fry a turkey. It's a bit involved, but you might want to give this method a try if you're going to attempt this undertaking.

This, on the other hand, is not how to deep fry a Thanksgiving bird.

Get more information on safely deep frying a turkey here.