Advent Calendar House

Hosted ByMike Westfall

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

Advent Calendar House: ALF’s Special Christmas

Day 23: Remember ALF? He’s back, in podcast form. From 1987, ALF’s Special Christmas is the single most depressing Christmas special starring a wisecracking alien puppet of all time.

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In this Christmas special, the goofy alien with the jokes meets a terminally ill child and a man contemplating suicide.

ALF dressed as Santa Claus.

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