Advent Calendar House

Hosted ByMike Westfall

A salute to all TV holiday specials, but mostly the Christmas ones.

Advent Calendar House: Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas

Day 16: Pa would’ve loved this podcast about the 1977 Jim Henson special, Emmet Otter’s Jug-Band Christmas.

The Riverbottom gang from Emmet Otter's Jug-Band Christmas encounters Kermit the Frog.

On this episode

  • Mike Westfall (@fallwestmike), a stoat who looks like a bear, dresses like a pinball wizard, and sounds like he ate Cookie Monster.
  • Emily Rowley (@mlerowley), a snake who can play bass guitar despite no one around her thinking that’s amazing.

Topics and tangents

Previous episodes of this podcast mentioned

After this episode

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