Christmas TV Party 2014: Jim Inman
1) What is the first Christmas special you remember watching?
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. It was an experience to catch it, and especially hear the CBS "Special Presentation" music (see #4)
2) Name one Christmas program/movie you enjoy watching all year round.
A Christmas Story. Ralphie Parker deserves that BB gun!
|1962's Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol|
3) Name one overlooked, or under-appreciated Christmas program.
Mr. Magoo's Christmas Carol. Without that special, we might not have had so many other entries in the world of holiday animation.
4) Send us to 3 places on the internet.
CBS Special Presentation
Rare Jean Shepherd clip before "A Christmas Story"
Carol Burnett - The Christmas Song
|From the 1963 episode "The Alan Brady Show Presents" on The Dick Van Dyke Show.|
5) What are your 3 favorite Christmas episodes of a TV sitcom or drama?
Big Bang Theory - Penny gives Leonard a napkin signed by his idol, Leonard Nimoy - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mlhHTdDqoBc
Dick Van Dyke Show - Everyone participates in a holiday TV sketch - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sOnjmYAHNqA
The Waltons - A Homecoming -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6-wx655bcXU