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Simpsons Special Christmas Intro

The formula for brewing a Christmas special is pretty simple: drape tinsel and fake snow over anything that doesn't move and rattle sleigh bells at every available opportunity.

For their seasonal special White Christmas Blues, The Simpsons has applied said pattern with additional self-referential Yuletide gusto - and gets away with it marvellously.

Prepare your bells to be jingled and your halls to be decked:

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