You are currently browsing the Podcast category

CWFC 021 – Actually, A Show About Love Actually

  • Posted on February 25, 2017 at 11:59 pm

In this episode, we do a DEEP dive into the 2003 film Love Actually, learn some facts about the direct-to-video film Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas, learn a way to add a little Christmas to ANY podcast, and get one step closer to deciding if Die Hard is a Christmas movie. Download here! 00:00 – 01:26 Intro 01:26 – 04:08 Santa Babb’s Mail Bag 04:08 – 05:40 We Need a little Christmas now 05:40 – 11:31 Five Golden Things 11:31 – 32:56 Love Actually 32:53 – 33:20 Who Sang It Best Results 33:20 – 35:32 Is Die Hard…

Continue reading CWFC 021 – Actually, A Show About Love Actually …

CWFC 020 – A Visit From St. Nicholas/Winter Carols

  • Posted on January 25, 2017 at 3:01 am

In this episode, we learn the history (and controversy) behind the poem A Visit From St. Nicholas, we count down the top 5 songs that should keep playing after Christmas, and we enlist YOU to settle one of Christmas’ greatest debates. Download here! 00:00 – 01:53 Intro 01:53 – 03:40 We Need a Little Christmas Now 03:40 – 08:01 Five Golden Things 08:01 – 09:44 Santa Babb’s Mail Bag 09:44 – 21:13 A Visit From St. Nicholas 21:13 – 23:17 Who Sang It Best? (Let It Snow) 23:17 – 25:03 2017 Audience Participation Announcement 25:03 – 26:49 Wrap Up 26:49…

Continue reading CWFC 020 – A Visit From St. Nicholas/Winter Carols …

CWFC 019 – Bonus Episode!!!

  • Posted on December 23, 2016 at 1:31 am

In this episode, you’ll learn a little more about the Kringle Radio Christmas Eve Broadcast, listen to some songs that don’t make sense to play on Christmas (plus one that does), and the background characters take over for a truly bizarre finale. Download here! 00:00 – 00:54 Intro 00:54 – 03:00 We Need a Little Christmas Now 03:00 – 10:01 Five Golden Things 10:01 – 12:39 Santa Babb’s Mail Bag 12:39 – 13:32 Wrap Up? 13:32 – 16:52 ????? 16:52 – 18:50 Closing Announcements 18:50 – 20:48 Outtakes “We Wish You A Merry Christmas” United States Marine Band “Jingle Bells”…

Continue reading CWFC 019 – Bonus Episode!!! …

CWFC 18 – The Star Wars Holiday Special

  • Posted on December 16, 2016 at 8:51 am

In this episode, you’ll hear all about the space train wreck that was the Star Wars Holiday Special. You’ll also learn how to add a little technology to your countdown to Christmas, get tips on what to buy AFTER Christmas, and we’ll announce the winner of the 2016 Jingle Brawl! Download here! 00:00 – 01:33 Intro 01:33 – 03:20 We Need a Little Christmas Now 03:20 – 07:27 Five Golden Things 07:27 – 08:47 All I Want For Christmas Is News 08:47 – 25:50 Star Wars Holiday Special 25:50 – 29:50 Jingle Brawl Winner Announcement 29:50 – 32:03 Closing Announcements…

Continue reading CWFC 18 – The Star Wars Holiday Special …

CWFC 017 – Disneyland Christmas and the Muppet Christmas Carol

  • Posted on November 25, 2016 at 2:51 am

In this SUPER SIZED episode, we’ll talk about the Muppet Christmas Carol and celebrate Christmas in Disneyland with special guests Jeff and Kristen from the Mousetalgia podcast! Plus, it’s the FINAL ROUND of the Jingle Brawl! Vote for your favorite version of Jingle Bells!!! Download here! 00:00 – 03:11 Intro 03:11 – 07:52 Five Golden Things (Top 5 Parts of Disneyland at Christmas) 07:52 – 09:09 We Need A Little Christmas NOW!!! 09:09 – 09:55 The More You Noel (Public Service Announcement) 09:55 – 44:15 Jeff and Kristen from Mousetalgia 44:15 – 67:51 Muppet Christmas Carol Discussion 67:51 – 71:13…

Continue reading CWFC 017 – Disneyland Christmas and the Muppet Christmas Carol …

CWFC 016 – Nativity Scenes and Christmas Urban Legends

  • Posted on October 25, 2016 at 2:36 am

In the October episode, you’ll get a chance to win a sweet prize package from our official store just by spreading the word about the semi final round of the Jingle Brawl. But before any of that you’ll learn about Christmas “urban legends,” find a portal to the television specials of Christmas past, and take a look at the history of the nativity scene (with a special guest). Download here! 00:00 – 01:29 Intro 01:29 – 02:48 We Need A Little Christmas NOW!!! 02:48 – 10:54 5 Golden Things (Top 5 Christmas Urban Legends) 10:54 – 12:21 Santa Babb’s Mail…

Continue reading CWFC 016 – Nativity Scenes and Christmas Urban Legends …

CWFC 015 – Do You Know Do They Know It’s Christmas?

  • Posted on September 25, 2016 at 3:35 am

In the September episode, you’ll learn all about the song “Do they know it’s Christmas.” Plus discover a helpful new way to countdown the days until Christmas, hear our rank of the top 5 Ebenezer Scrooge performances, and find a way to add a little Disney Magic to your decorations this year. Then you’ll hear the final batch of contestants in the 2016 Jingle Brawl. Download here! 00:00 – 01:38 Intro 01:38 – 03:26 We Need A Little Christmas NOW!!! 03:26 – 14:40 5 Golden Things (Top 5 Scrooge Performances) 14:40 – 16:22 All I Want For Christmas is News…

Continue reading CWFC 015 – Do You Know Do They Know It’s Christmas? …

CWFC 014 – A Very Grammar Girl Christmas

  • Posted on August 25, 2016 at 3:12 am

Just in time for back to school, legendary educational podcaster Mignon Fogarty joins us for a discussion of Christmas Grammar. Topics include the language of Christmas carols, properly formatting your Christmas cards and letters, and even the true meaning of “Xmas.” Also, you’ll learn how you can buy a piece of Christmas history and how to make some fun Christmas cookies. Finally, we’ve got a bonus entry in this month’s round of the Jingle Brawl! Download here! 00:00 – 01:28 Intro 01:28 – 03:41 We Need A Little Christmas Now 03:41 – 05:42 All I Want For Christmas is News…

Continue reading CWFC 014 – A Very Grammar Girl Christmas …

CWFC 013 – Rudolph, Listener Mail, and the One Year Anniversary Special

  • Posted on July 25, 2016 at 4:24 am

It’s our one year anniversary and we spend it answering listener email. Along the way, it leads to a deep discussion of the Rankin/Bass Rudolf special, a fun Christmas “card” game, and a list of the five best things about Christmas that aren’t presents. Plus you’ll learn even more about our endeavor to find the BEST version of Jingle Bells, the Jingle Brawl! Download here! 00:00 – 02:12 Intro 02:12 – 05:16 Santa Babb’s Mail Bag 05:16 – 07:42 We Need A Little Christmas Now 07:42 – 12:50 5 Golden Things (Awesome Things About Christmas…Besides Presents) 12:50 – 14:28 All…

Continue reading CWFC 013 – Rudolph, Listener Mail, and the One Year Anniversary Special …

CWFC 012 – Leon Day and Christmas Space Pudding

  • Posted on June 24, 2016 at 2:03 am

In our June episode, you’ll learn about the halfway point to Christmas, “Leon Day.” Also we’ll take a look at some of the bad gifts in the 12 Days of Christmas song, get a special recipe form an even more special guest contributor, and continue the search for the ultimate version of Jingle Bells. Download here! 00:00 – 01:43 Intro 01:43 – 06:49 We Need A Little Christmas Now 06:49 – 09:50 5 Golden Things (Bad Gifts from the 12 Days of Christmas) 09:50 – 16:07 Leon Day/Half Christmas 16:07 – 19:17 Jingle Brawl Round 6 19:17 – 21:23 Wrap…

Continue reading CWFC 012 – Leon Day and Christmas Space Pudding …

Top