Back when I was a kid watching क्रिस्मस specials on TV, Mrs. Claus was invariably portrayed as a sweet but dowdy older woman of slightly plump stature. She could cook a mean pie and reminded आप of your Grandma. Of course, we loved her and so did Santa.
But did आप ever wonder what Mrs. Claus might have looked like when she was younger? I mean, I assume she must've be smokin' (natch).
So why is it that so many of the classic holiday programs दिखाना us a Santa Claus surrounded द्वारा androgynous little elves and a matronly Mrs. Claus? I mean, it's cold up at the North Pole. Surely Santa isn't adverse...
(12/04/08 Update: I'm currently cleaning up the dead लिंक्स in this article. आप can also link
Ahh Christmas. The tree, the stockings, the mistletoe and - of course - the holiday टेलीविज़न programming.
Some of my fondest क्रिस्मस memories were spent in front a of टेलीविज़न watching such classics as the animated Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer या one of the myriad versions of Dickens' 'A क्रिस्मस Carol'.
So without further ado, I am presenting आप with my big, big सूची of holiday specials. I've tried to categorize the सूची into subsections to make it a little और bearable and consumable. The...