I’ve got two words for you, folks: Marlo Thomas. She was onto something.
Plus, Charlie Brown Christmas, Cats and the best (and only) Sally Field holiday slasher flick ever made.
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A look at the Rankin/Bass production’s pop-culture impact for Yahoo! TV.
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By the by, The Star Wars Holiday Special aired on TV for the first—and last time—36 years ago this week.
The tribute-version cut, I call it. Poem from the e-book, Sylvia Plath Totally Ruins ‘Father Knows Best’: 50 Poems About TV, TV Watching and the Existential Sadness of Conan O’Brien
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