Tag Archives: A Christmas Carol

“All I See Is Squirrels!”

[Contains sweet Spanish almonds and SPOILERS!!!] Although the Marvel Rising franchise marks Squirrel Girl’s first starring role, it isn’t the first time she’s appeared on TV: Back in 2007 she had a very brief (and desultory) cameo in an episode … Continue reading

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Caroline, No!

Another day, another misbegotten “reimagining” of a much-loved classic. This time around, it’s a TV movie titled A Carol Christmas (2003)… which barely even counts as a pun, and doesn’t really work grammatically, but never mind. For those who don’t … Continue reading

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Scrooge-ical!

Back in the day, I was asked to write a stage adaptation of A Christmas Carol for a local youth theatre group, and reading the original Charles Dickens novella for the first time, I was struck by how moving and … Continue reading

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