Jingle Brawl Finals

  • Posted on December 5, 2016 at 12:23 am

Jingle Brawl Finals

For all of 2016, the Can’t Wait For Christmas Podcast has been combing through all the versions of Jingle Bells to determine which version is the best. It’s the Jingle Brawl and we need YOU! Our listeners have been voting all year and in our latest episode we’ve got it down to 5 finalists! Vote for you favorite and help us pick the winner! You can vote once a day every day until December 15, 2016!

Then tune into our December 16th episode to see who was the winner of the 2016 Jingle Brawl!!!


Vote Now!!!

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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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CWFC 011 – Santa Claus Conquers the Martians & Preparing For Leon Day

  • Posted on May 25, 2016 at 10:05 pm

In this episode we dare to take a closer look at the Santa Claus Conquers the Martians, help you prep for Leon Day, and do another round of our quest to find the best version of Jingle Bells; the Jingle Brawl! Download here! 00:00 – 01:30 Intro 01:30 – 02:44 We Need A Little Christmas Now 02:44 – 03:56 All I Want For Christmas is News 03:56 – 07:30 5 Golden Things (Ways to Celebrate Leon Day) 07:30 – 21:01 Santa Claus Conquers the Martians 21:01 – 24:22 Jingle Brawl Round 5 24:22 – 26:26 Wrap Up 26:26 – 28:29…

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CWFC 010 – The Great Gift Card Debate and a Salute to Michael Bublé

  • Posted on April 25, 2016 at 3:14 am

In our April episode episode we debate gift cards as Christmas presents, salute Michael Bublé’s Christmas album, check in on some Christmas news, and make beautiful music! And the Jingle Brawl rages on with out forth round of our quest to find the best version of Jingle Bells. Download here! 00:00 – 02:00 Intro 02:00 – 04:15 We Need A Little Christmas Now 04:15 – 09:22 5 Golden Things (Best songs of Michael Bublé Christmas) 09:22 – 13:00 All I Want For Christmas Is News 13:00 – 18:37 Gift Card Debate 18:37 – 21:33 Jingle Brawl Round 4 21:33 –…

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CWFC 009 – Santa v Superheroes and the Dawn of Christmarch

  • Posted on March 24, 2016 at 11:57 pm

In our March episode we look for Christmas in other holidays, compare Santa to Superheroes, and possibly invent a new holiday…Christmarch! Plus it’s the third round of our quest to find the best version of Jingle Bells. Download here! 00:00 – 01:38 Intro 01:38 – 02:40 Need A Little Christmas Now 02:40 – 06:48 Five Golden Things (Christmas in other Holidays) 06:48 – 13:16 Santa…the Superhero? 13:16 – 16:08 The 2016 Jingle Brawl Round 3 16:16 – 17:58 Wrap Up 17:58 – 20:48 Outtakes “We Wish You A Merry Christmas” United States Marine Band “Jingle Bells” Performed by Kristen Nowicki…

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