Advent Calendar House

It’s 1978, and we’re glued to the TV… whether we like it or not. Join us as we catch the next reindeer flight to save Santa’s workshop from being taken over by a palette swapped Wile E. Coyote.

Full show notes with links at


🎙 Guests:

• Molly Patton (@molly_patton, @MoMakesStuffUp), author, artist, and LEGO builder at

• Adam Pope (@hojukoolander) from RetroDaze and Wizards: The Podcast Guide to Comics.


💬 Topics & Tangents:

Raggedy Ann and Andy: A Musical Adventure and The Greedy.

Ralph Wolf and Sam Sheepdog, in example: A Sheep in the Deep.

The Gloopstik Corporation’s address on Google Maps.

Santa’s Reindeer species profile by the Alaska Department of Fish and Game.

• The Star-On and Star-Off machines from The Sneetches.


📼 Retro Commercial Break:

1978 M&M’s Christmas Commercial.


🎤 And Now, These Messages:

A Cozy Christmas.

Raggedy Ann and Andy in The Great Santa Claus Caper © 1978 The Bobbs-Merrill Company, Inc.

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Theme song by Bronwen’s Ghost.

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Title: Raggedy Ann and Andy in The Great Santa Claus Caper

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