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The Wild World of Video for 12/19/2012: The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus

There are a handful of Christmas themed specials I genuinely love. Emmett Otter’s Jugband Christmas is an example. It’s heartfelt, well-made, and it features every Muppet-loving kid’s expression of rebellion, The Riverbottom Nightmare Band. Ruldoph the Red-Nosed Reindeer also has … Continue reading

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Yakmala Rewind: The Return of the King

Any excuse I can find to post this will be used whenever possible, but for today, I present it almost in context: In the late 70s, Rakin-Bass, producers of the stop-motion “Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer” specials turned back to … Continue reading

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