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WC#16 Christmas Summer Comet and Patreon Plug

8/28/2019
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A bonus summer episode! Professor (and Sir) Colin Humphreys of Cambridge discusses the evidence putting Christmas in the spring or summer rather than December. And...I plug my new Patreon site where you can get episodes all year round. (And there's a longer version of THIS VERY EPISODE at Patreon.com/weirdchristmas with 45 more minutes of weirdness!)

Duration:00:20:59

WC #15 Christmas with MST3K, Rifftrax, and Connor Lastowka

12/31/2018
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Weird Christmas explores the Christmas offerings of Mystery Science Theater 3000, Rifftrax, and Cinematic Titanic with Rifftrax writer Connor Lastowka.

Duration:00:29:02

WC #14 Weird Christmas Flash Fiction

12/18/2018
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The results show from the 2018 Weird Christmas Flash Fiction contest. 12 very, very short stories that will make you laugh, cringe, and fear Santa.

Duration:00:36:16

WC #13 The Old Magic of Christmas with Linda Raedisch

12/12/2018
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I talk to author Linda Raedisch about her book The Old Magic of Christmas: Yuletide Traditions for the Darkest Days of the Year. We discuss ancient pagan rituals, legends, and stories from pagan old Europe.

Duration:00:30:12

WC #12 Victorian Christmas Ghost Stories and Algernon Blackwood's "The Kit Bag"

12/4/2018
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Why did Victorian England love Christmas ghost stories? Why does Andy Williams sing about them? Why is Algernon Blackwood's "A Kit Bag" so freakin' awesome? Why did so many people volunteer to read for me? Why did an actual scholar (Tara Moore) come on this obscure podcast?

Duration:00:49:33

WC #11 Xmas Comics with Benito Cereno

11/30/2018
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Weird Christmas Podcast #11. A discussion with Benito Cereno about the unlikely world of Christmas and comic books.

Duration:00:41:10

WC #Bonus Thanksgiving Gift of the Christmas Podcast Network

11/21/2018
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Weird Christmas is part of a new thing: the Christmas Podcast Network. So this is a sampler of a bunch of the things you can find there. Different shows, different voices, and all in one place

Duration:00:33:16

WC #10 Christmalloween (or How I Mixed Up My Holidays)

10/31/2018
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How many Christmas carols are actually about Halloween? Or vice versa? However many there are, they aren't very good...with a couple of exceptions.

Duration:00:15:27

WC #9 Christmas Music Junkies and Interview with Mitchell Kezin, Director of Jingle Bell Rocks!

12/21/2017
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Talking about the underground world of Christmas music collectors with Mitchell Kezin, the director of Jingle Bell Rocks!, a documentary about people who hunt for the best and strangest Christmas music all year long.

Duration:00:36:17

WC #8 HP Lovecraft Christmas Poems (and one story)

12/15/2017
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All of HP Lovecraft's Christmas Poetry, with only minor bits of mind-bending terror. And his one "Christmas" story read by WC listeners, who are all awesome!

Duration:00:34:41

WC #7 Santa's a Magic Mushroom

12/11/2017
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In this episode, I delive into the world of shamanism, magic mushrooms, and Santa Claus. Travel with me on a trip to strange holiday destinations!

Duration:00:18:15

WC #6 Drunken Christmas Music

12/6/2017
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Christmas songs full of the best tradition of the season: drinking! Country misery, drunk singing, and, believe it or not, some actually good stuff this time. But still weird.

Duration:00:14:10

WC #5 Weird Christmas TV and Movies with Joanna Wilson

12/1/2017
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Episode #5 of the Weird Christmas Podcast! Kicking off the 2017 Christmas season talking to Joanna Wilson, author of numerous books about Christmas tv. She gives some excellent recommendations to keep your holiday viewing weird.

Duration:00:33:24

WC #Bonus Episode, The House of Seven Santas, Part 5

12/1/2017
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SPECIAL BONUS EPISODE! Join the Weird Christmas Podcast and six other podcasts for a multi-part holiday special retelling of the story "The House of Seven Santas." If you want to start from the beginning, check out the Christmas Past Podcast at http://christmaspastpodcast.com/.

Duration:00:08:52

WC #4 Thanksgiving Podcast 2017

11/22/2017
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It's the first episode of 2017 for Weird Christmas! I'm confused about Thanksgiving! I don't know what the hell it means!

Duration:00:07:09

WC #3 Weird Science Fiction Christmas Music Podcast

12/12/2016
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Weird Christmas' science fiction extravaganza! Santa on the moon, Mars, rockets, your bachelor pad, and a bit of theramin for fun. Noel!

Duration:00:15:52

WC #2 Weird Christmas Annoying Music Show

11/30/2016
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The Weird Christmas Annoying Music Show. A variety of some of the strangest, most annoying Christmas music available. Check out WeirdChristmas.com for all the details.

Duration:00:15:40

WC #1 Weird Christmas Podcast: Christmas Myths Debunked

11/22/2016
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The first episode of the Weird Christmas podcast where we find all the strangest vintage, musical, and historical things about your favorite holidays. All the stuff I talk about there like WeirdChristmas.com, an email, etc....yeah, that's all been going on for a couple of years now. Heh heh...

Duration:00:36:20