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niiice! christmas, day four/five/six: “Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer” (or: Better Dead Than Red!), Part One

Our fourth eggnog-flavored nugget of yuletide cheer is the adorable tale of two free-market idealists born into a drab, socialist system and their desire to break free of the bonds of communism. It’s a cold war story destined to warm your heart. I am, of course, referring to Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer.

I’m kidding. But, I’m only kidding a little. I’ll tell you why after the cut.
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Posted by on December 21, 2007 in Niiice!, nostalgia, politics, tv, War on Xmas!, youtube


niiice! christmas/omg fanvids lolz: “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer”/”Heaven” by Bryan Adams

Whilst putting together my post on “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer”, one of the most beloved holiday specials of all time ever, I stumbled across the following (choose one: travesty/piece of brilliance). It’s… how do I even say this… it’s an OTP ship* vid for Rudolph and Clarice, set to a cover of “Heaven” by Bryan Adams.  I really, really wish I (choose one: had thought of it/hadn’t seen it at all.)

LunaCavity is responsible for (choose one: crafting this sweet and delicate piece of video gold/coughing this up):

* – OTP ship = “OTP” stands for “one true pairing,” which, among your sadder, nerdier netfolk, means the fictional couple within a genre that is “destined” to be together. Mulder and Scully are OTP, for example. “Ship” stands for “relationship,” so someone who is a Rudolph/Clarice “shipper” is rooting for Rudolph and Clarice to get together and bump reindeer uglies.


niiice! christmas, day four/five/six: Wow, how am I going to justify this?

Yeah.  Missed a few days there.  Thing is, it snowed, so there were snowdrifts between me and YouTube.  ‘S true.




I’m tired.  Come back tomorrow.

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