Tag - 13 Days of Xmas

Charlie Brown and Linus with the Christmas Tree

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 13: Charlie Brown...

Well, here we are again at the end of another year of 13 Days of Xmas. We hope you’ve enjoyed our little snack trays of holiday madness. As is tradition, when we get here, we watch what is a classic that should be viewed once a...

Johnny Cash

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 12: Christmas With...

As we’re here on the last night before the Big Day (and I think we all know what’s coming then), it’s time to hit some more awesome music. This time we’re going to 1970 and an episode of The Johnny Cash Show. Later in...

Spike Milligan, Peter Sellers and Harry Secombe from The Goon Show

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 11: Fun With...

As we were looking around for what to do next during 13 Days of Xmas, I saw that last year we had taken a moment to offer up some Christmas goodies from I’m Sorry I Haven’t a Clue, the mother of all panel show mayhem. So looking...

Mel Blanc in a suit

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 10: A Mel Blanc...

So as we march down to the Big Day, I find myself–as is usual with these things–finding a plethora of bits rushing in for room…and some hard choices must be made. However, it occurs to me that we haven’t thrown the...

Abbott and Costello: Christmas Stocking

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 9: Abbott and...

It’s good to go old school classic comedy on any day, but Day 9 looks to be the perfect place for it. We open with Costello leading the group in a stirring rendition of “White Christmas.” And just when you think the...

MXPX: Christmas Punk Rawk

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 8: Holiday Music...

As an example of what the Christmas Eve and Day playlist would be on WIDG-FM, and since we ran out of time to do a proper Christmas Music Monday (and since we tackled music previously on Day 8–literally tackled it), we kick off our...

Claymation Christmas

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 7: Claymation...

Since last year we were checking out the Raggedy Ann and Andy Christmas Special, seems like another one is in order. So we’ll go with Will Vinton’s Claymation Christmas. The name Will Vinton might or might not mean anything to...

Polaroid Christmas commercial

13 Days of Xmas 2011, Day 5 –...

Day 5 has traditionally been a day to review some classic commercials–some famous, some infamous. This ever since way back on Year One we gave you our Top 10 favorite Xmas commercials of all time. But now it’s time to sit back...

Stephen Fry QI Christmas

13 Days of Xmas 2011 – Day 4: Holiday...

Last year we did some more Brit Christmas TV fun, bringing you the monster-sized Christmas Whose Line Is It Anyway? episode from their second season. And led off from a bit out of the American version. So keeping with that them, we turn...