Retooning the Nativity

While this uncritically accepts the Biblical accounts as factual, it draws attention to differences between the Biblical material and many traditions, and  does so in a comical way, and so I thought it to still be worth sharing. [Read more…]

Pop Music Nativity

HT Hemant Mehta [Read more…]

Christmas Gifts

I think that the two things I’d really like for Christmas this year are a Tom Baker Doctor Who scarf, and Anne Akiko Meyer’s CD American Masters, which has a couple of pieces on it I know and love already as well as one that I heard part of on the radio for the first [Read More…]

Doctor Who Christmas Special Preview

I was so delighted to see this snippet of the Doctor Who Christmas special, courtesy of IO9. The Doctor, Clara, and Santa, will all be back, together with a couple of elves! [Read more…]

It’s Official

Today’s Speed Bump cartoon. [Read more…]

I Believe in Easter Bunnies

I actually had the vague idea for this song last year, when it was snowy around Easter time. Today, as it is snowing outside again, and I have a cold for the third time in a row, I felt the need to finish writing the words and record it. I am sure that if I [Read More…]

The Mood of Christmas

Via Kissing Fish on Facebook   [Read more…]

Away Team in a Manger

A blog commenter as well as someone on Twitter drew my attention to the #SciFiXmas hashtag that had been trending on Twitter. There were some clever mash-ups of science fiction names and titles with Christmas carols and other such things. One of my favorites was “Away Team in a Manger.” Not surprisingly, there have been several [Read More…]

Merry X-Mas

Via Thom Stark on Facebook   [Read more…]

A Very Hitchcock Christmas

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