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electronica double entendres

I need another electronic music themed double entendre for my boyfriend's Xmas gift. [more inside]
posted by Juliet Banana on Dec 15, 2007 - 10 answers

NYC on Xmas Eve:

I'm going to be in New York with my dad on Christmas Eve. What should I expect, crowd- and activity-wise? [more inside]
posted by shiu mai baby on Dec 14, 2007 - 5 answers

Figgy Pudding Not Required...

Turtlegirl and I will be in London for a few weeks and we were hoping we could get some recommendations for places to eat ON Christmas day and/or Boxing day. [more inside]
posted by terrapin on Dec 13, 2007 - 14 answers

German story (folktale?) on Christmas CD

Somewhere between 1991 and 1994, my father went on a business trip to Germany and visited a company called Elsentooling. For three years afterwards, they sent our family a Christmas card with one of those extra-small compact discs inside. We still listen to the first one because it's just that good. However, it's all in German, and I know not a stitch of it, though I'm half German. The second-to-last track (uploaded here) is some sort of story. Is it something an American would be familiar with if you mentioned the title? If not, I'm curious how the story goes. [more inside]
posted by RobotHeart on Dec 4, 2007 - 5 answers

Searching for a Disney Santa Short on DVD

I'm trying to find a copy of a favorite Disney Christmas-themed short (B&W, probably from the '20's or '30's, featuring a very jolly Santa and lots of little kiddies) on DVD. Problem is, we don't know the title or anything else about it -- can you help ID this film? [more inside]
posted by anastasiav on Nov 8, 2007 - 4 answers

I want to volunteer on Christmas in NYC.

I want to volunteer on Xmas in New York City, instead of sitting on my fat lazy ass. What are some good organizations I should contact to offer my services?
posted by Juggermatt on Dec 20, 2006 - 5 answers

Christmas Lights

Where is the best place(s) to look at christmas lights in and around the Dallas/Ft. Worth area?
posted by flipmiester99 on Dec 20, 2006 - 15 answers

I lost my turkey recipe...who took my turkey recipe...I'll find my turkey recipe

I'm looking for a recipe for rolled / stuffed turkey breast that was published in (a Christmas edition of?) Australian Better Homes and Gardens magazine some time in the last few years (which I've since lost). Please hope me! [more inside]
posted by obiwanwasabi on Dec 15, 2006 - 3 answers

Christmas and New Year's Eve dinners in NYC

My family and I will be in New York city for the holidays. My mission: to find great restaurants for Christmas and New Year's Eve dinners. [more inside]
posted by clearlydemon on Dec 14, 2006 - 6 answers

Subvert Christmas

Help me find subversive Christmas videos, music and other media. [more inside]
posted by slimepuppy on Dec 13, 2006 - 24 answers

How to ignite post day out conversation?

After a long day in the company of others, how do you keep conversation fresh during the evening and nite? [more inside]
posted by oxala on Dec 9, 2006 - 18 answers

Gifts from Santa - Wrapped or Unwrapped?

When you were a child, did the gifts you got from Santa arrive wrapped or unwrapped? [more inside]
posted by anastasiav on Dec 7, 2006 - 111 answers

Fa ra ra ra ra, ra ra ra ra.

What are your favorite Christmas movies? [more inside]
posted by 10ch on Nov 21, 2006 - 56 answers

Ideas for DIY Christmas gifts?

What are some good ideas of DIY gifts I can make and give to family and close friends for Christmas? I'm a poor college student, which means it has to be very cheap, but meaningful. [more inside]
posted by pontouf on Nov 17, 2006 - 17 answers

Help me choose a gift for my 1 year old nephew.

I'd like to get something extravagant as a gift for my (to be) 1 year old nephew. [more inside]
posted by handee on Sep 6, 2006 - 22 answers

What do I get her for X-Mas

Okay, I'm stumped. I have no idea what to get my girlfriend for Christmas. I got her some nice jewelry for her birthday in October, and I got her art last Christmas (shortly after we started dating). I'm not ready to be buying any rings, but don't want to trod down the same path giftwise.What do I do? Any ideas (she has an iPod) would be welcome!
posted by trox on Dec 15, 2005 - 23 answers

Early web video meme: Christmas pimp?

I'm looking for the name of the funny, slickly-produced, xmas-themed videos that went around like a web meme. They featured a 70s pimpy-looking guy called "[firtstname] Christmas." It was one of the first net memes, probably around the time of "Mahir - I kiss you!" I don't know much else, except that he punched an old lady in the face in one episode. [more inside]
posted by scamper on Dec 15, 2005 - 2 answers

Mood music: snowflakes and bonfires

Looking for seasonal music. We are not Christian, so we are looking for, in order of preference, Yule music, winter music (OK, I don't know exactly what I mean by that, but maybe you do), secular "Christmas" music. Got favorites you'd care to recommend? I'm mainly looking for CD titles, but would welcome song titles too.
posted by bricoleur on Dec 6, 2005 - 38 answers

Christmas tree alternatives?

Creative alternatives to a Christmas tree? [more inside]
posted by grrarrgh00 on Dec 5, 2005 - 33 answers

Bring an umbrella if you go out in the reindeer

Just who or what (PDF) is trying to steal Christmas? [more inside]
posted by nomad on Nov 17, 2005 - 7 answers

Christmas music for guitar

Alternative, interesting Xmas songs needed for a performance. Must be playable on guitar with one voice accompaniment. [more inside]
posted by spicynuts on Nov 9, 2005 - 20 answers

Suitable international presents

I live in the US and have a niece (about to turn 6) and nephew (a year and a half) in Norway. Every year I have the same dilemma buying Xmas and bday presents for them and I'd love some ideas... [more inside]
posted by widdershins on Sep 21, 2005 - 13 answers

Why do I associate Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree with great tragedy?

Why do I associate Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree with great tragedy?
posted by cillit bang on Dec 22, 2004 - 33 answers

Swiss-Army USB Drives

More xmas-shopping: Does anyone know of a store in NYC I can buy those swiss army knives with USB hard drives? I know they have them at thinkgeek and amazon etc, but I need it, like, yesterday. Other weird USB devices are also of interest.
posted by edlundart on Dec 20, 2004 - 11 answers

What's a good US trip for a woman traveling solo?

Where should I go for my birthday? [mi] [more inside]
posted by Juicylicious on Oct 16, 2004 - 6 answers

Tamales at Christmas

When I was in college, I dated a mexican-american girl for a few years and I loved spending christmas at her house because it meant fresh tamales (her dad would set aside special veggie ones for me and her). I know it's a tradition of some sort, and I've googled around but I can't really find the story behind the tradition. Can any members of la raza clue me in and tell me how it started and why tamales are made on christmas? Does it have anything to do with religion, myth, and/or history, or is it just a thing people do? [more inside]
posted by mathowie on Dec 24, 2003 - 9 answers

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