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The Dr. Demento Show (live on KLSX) - December 4, 1988 (8p-10p)

Special Topic: the beginning of ski season

The Earthquake Song (Is That The Big One?) - Grant Harvey
Hanukkah Rocks - Gefilte Joe & The Fish
Christmas Balls - Ben Light & His Surf Club Boys

Demented News With Whimsical Will
The One On The Right Is On The Left - Johnny Cash
The Bumblebee Invaded The Nudist Colony - Billy Mitchell
Partyin' Kangaroos - Cyril May

Life In The Slaw Lane - Kip Addotta
Smurf City - Govatinberg
Plastic Jesus - The Goldcoast Singers
Engineers Rap - Run G.M.C.

Caterwaul Of The Bells - Tabbynacle Choir
Santa Got Stuck In The Chimney Flue - Dave Rudolf
My Night Before Christmas - Julie Brown
Chiller - Wally Wingert

Equipment Check - Dan Murphy
Skier's Lament - Paul Scimonelli
Super Skier - Chad Mitchell Trio
Super Skier's Last Race - Bob Gibson
White Christmas - Jimmy

Don't Eat The Yellow Snow (live, edit) - Frank Zappa

Pico And Sepulveda (The Street Song) - Felix Figueroa & His Orchestra
#5 Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer - Elmo & Patsy
#4 The Ballad Of Irving ("schlepping" version) - Frank Gallop

#3 Last Will And Temperament - The Frantics
#2 Christmas At Ground Zero - "Weird Al" Yankovic
Kip Addotta interview

#1 I Like - Heathen Dan
next week: special guest Mr. Ivor Biggun
in two/three weeks: two all-Christmas special shows