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BP Podcast, Episode 22: “A ‘Santa Claws’ (1996) Fan Commentary”

12 Days of Christmas #6 Happy holidays! This week, we’re switching it up by attempting something we’ve never done before… a fan commentary for the ’96 festive flickĀ Santa Claws,Ā starring Debbie Rochon!

Ranking The Muppets Holiday Movies/Specials

12 Days of Christmas #5 As a hardcoreĀ Muppets fan and all the felt, fuzzy feelings they’ve given me over the past 30+ years, I’m going to take a moment to rank the Henson company’s varied holiday movies/specials. Spoiler: For me, it’s hard to go wrong with The Muppets and Christmas joy. They go hand-in-hand, really…. Read More ›

Castle Grayskull and the Santa Claus Lie

12 Days of Christmas # 4 For my whole adult life I thought I stopped believing in Santa when I was 5. In looking at stuff for this post, I have discovered I was off by a year. See, one Christmas, I really wanted Snake Mountain. I also wanted Castle Grayskull, but I really, really… Read More ›

A Christmas Playlist

12 Days of Christmas # 3 There are millions of Christmas songs and albums to fill every Holiday cheer void known to human, Muppet or droid. But you canā€™t listen to ā€˜em all, so Iā€™ve cobbled together a short playlist of my very favorite rock nā€™ roll Christmas-themed tunes.

BP Podcast, Episode 21: “A look back at ‘Silent Night Deadly Night 2’ & ‘Silent Night’ (2012)”

12 Days of Christmas #2 Happy holidays, friends! This week, we dive right into Christmas by chatting up a redemption viewing ofĀ Silent Night Deadly Night 2 (1987). We also rewatch the looseĀ SNDNĀ remake,Ā Silent NightĀ (2012), and discuss (is it still forgettable?). We also talk about recent movie viewings — including a lot of Thanksgiving and holiday flicks… Read More ›

Stuff I Like: A Holiday Shopping Guide

12 Days of Christmas #1 Donā€™t freak out, but the holidays are upon us. Yeah, it’s movies and treats and festive decor, but it’s also gift-buying season. And while it’s only early-ish December, that’s kinda-sorta late for Christmas shopping. So, while you’re on the quest to find the perfect something for that special someone, consider… Read More ›

“And All Through the House” nostalgia recap (via EW Community)

Way back when, I used to contribute various articles and recaps to Entertainment Weekly‘s Community blog/fan site. While the site is now defunct, the content lives on. Kinda, sorta. So, let’s throwback-Thursday it to last year when I recappedĀ Tales From the Crypt‘s beloved holiday episode, “And All Though the House.”

2016 Holiday Cards & Giveaway

SIGN UP IS NOW CLOSED! Thank you to all who signed up to receive a card! We’ll be mailing them out the week of December 12! Hey, guys… so, last year we sent out holiday cards to anyone who signed up for one. Like, actual snail-mail, real-life cards — with envelopes and everything (crazy, right?)…. Read More ›