Advent Calendar House

Hosted ByMike Westfall

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

Advent Calendar House: Christmas Eve on Sesame Street

Day 24: It’s the Season 2 finale! We bring Advent to a close with the first Christmas special I ever remember watching, 1978’s Christmas Eve on Sesame Street.

Big Bird asleep on the snowy roof of 123 Sesame Street while waiting for Santa Claus on Christmas Eve.

On this episode

  • Mike Westfall (@fallwestmike), a sometimes-food enthusiast with a taste for rotary phones.
  • Erin Evans (@mserinmevans), a tiny figure skater dancing to the slowest, clumsiest rendition of Feliz Navidad.
  • Joey O. (@ImGonnaDJ24), an obsessive vampire with the world’s greatest ice-skating cape, from Y-Not Radio and Words with Nerds.

Topics and tangents

Previous episodes of this podcast mentioned

After this episode

Go relax or take a nap or something. Hope you enjoy your Christmas!

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