Archive for December, 2014

My Favorite Christmas Movies – Top 5


1. White Christmas – My absolute must watch each year. What’s my favorite song from it? Nope, not “White Christmas,” it’s “Count Your Blessings.” 
2. Gremlins / Meet Me in St. Louis
3. Scrooged / Die Hard
4. Miracle on 34th Street
5. The Nightmare Before Christmas

These are the movies I like the best, what are your favorite holiday films?


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My Favorite Animated Christmas Specials – Top 5


1. ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas – My absolute must watch every year. I love those mice. Kerplunk! Kerplooey!
2. A Charlie Brown Christmas
3. How the Grinch Stole Christmas
4. Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
5. The Year Without a Santa Claus

These are the specials that I like best, what are your faves?

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My Favorite Television Series Christmas Episodes – Top 7


1. “An Echolls Family Christmas”Veronica Mars/Season 1 – I LoVe everything about this episode!
2. “The Strike”Seinfeld/Season 9 – Who doesn’t love a Festivus for the rest of us?
3. “Death Takes a Holiday”MASH/Season 9 – Very touching emotional episode.
4. “The Man in the Fallout Shelter”Bones/Season 1 – Family visits, esp. Zack’s – enough said.
5. “Do You See What I See”Eureka/Season 4 – How can you not love animated Eureka?
6. “How the Ghosts Stole Christmas”The X-Files/Season 6
7. “The Madonna”MacGyver/Season 5

What are your favorite Christmas episodes from your favorite TV shows?


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My Top 21 Favorite Christmas Songs

1. Home for the Holidays – Any Version
2. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – Any Version
3. It Came Upon a Midnight Clear – Any Version
4. Snoopy’s Christmas – The Royal Guardsmen
5. Christmas in Killarney – Bing Crosby
6. All I Want for Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey
7. Silver Bells – Any Version, esp. The Temptations’
8. Do They Know It’s Christmas – Band Aid
9. Dominick the Donkey – Lou Monte
10. Holly Jolly Christmas – Burl Ives
11. It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year – Andy Williams
12. Sleigh Ride – Any Version, esp. Air Supply’s
13. The First Noel – Any Version
14. The Christmas Song – Any Version, esp. Nat King Cole’s
15. Last Christmas – WHAM!
16. White Christmas – Bing Crosby
17. Jingle Bell Rock – Any Version
18. Go Tell It on the Mountain – Any Version
19. Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree – Any Version
20. Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – Any Version
21. Please Come Home for Christmas – Aaron Neville

These are my favorites, what are your faves?

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