Voices of Christmas

Lisa Rice wrote this.

It’s that time of year again.

C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S!

It’s hard to remember a time when DVDs and 24/7 cable access didn’t exist. A time that meant particular television shows came around only once a year. Children would huddle around a wood-grain Magnavox television console in their footie pajamas sipping hot cocoa and wait for “TV Specials” to begin.

Charlie Brown and his pitiful Christmas tree. Rudolph returning from the Island of Misfit Toys. The Grinch and his despicable ways.

Who were all the voices behind these beloved characters? American Profile has the answers. My guess was right on a few of them but several surprised me. So, what do Tony the Tiger and the Grinch have in common? Learn more here.

Below are a few of my favorite Christmas TV Special scenes. What are yours?

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