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The Dr. Demento Show #86-51 - December 21, 1986

Special Topic: trim a tree with Dr. D
Wreck The Halls With Boughs Of Holly - The Three Stooges
All I Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) - Spike Jones & His City Slickers
Ho Ho Ho (Who'd Be A Turkey At Christmas) - Elton John

The Christmas Song (short version) - Billy Crystal
Monster Holiday - Lon Chaney
Waldo, The Friendly Elf - Slim Thompson & The Fat Cats
Santa Claus Is Watching You (1985 version) - Ray Stevens

(request ditty) (sung by caller) - Ron Meyers from Norfolk, VA
I Saw Daddy Kissing Santa Claus - Kip Addotta
Father Christmas - The Kinks
The Beatles' Christmas Record (excerpt with "Good King Wenceslas" and "Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer") - The Beatles
A Daddy's Christmas - Albert Brooks & Little Kristi

A Christmas Carol (live) - Tom Lehrer
I Was Santa Claus At The School House (For The P.T.A.) - Yogi Yorgesson w/ Johnny Duffy & The Scandahoovians
I'm A Christmas Tree - Wild Man Fischer (Duet w/ Dr. Demento)
Hanukkah Rocks - Gefilte Joe & The Fish

The Cat And The Christmas Tree - Jay North
A Totally Ridiculous 12 Days Of Christmas - Frank Welker
Merry Christmas, Baby - Charles Brown

Ask A Passing Temporary - Roger's Yuletide Revue
Christmas Dragnet - Stan Freberg w/ Daws Butler & Orchestra
The Night Before Christmas - Basil Rathbone

#5 Santa Claus And His Old Lady - Cheech & Chong
#4 Wrappin' The Bear - Tri-Five f/ Mike & Bud [misannounced as Bob]

#3 Christmas At Ground Zero - "Weird Al" Yankovic
#2 The Twelve Days Of Christmas (album version) - Bob & Doug McKenzie

#1 Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer - Elmo & Patsy
next week: the Funny 25 for the whole year 1986