The Waitresses' "Christmas Wrapping" has been one of my favorite songs for the last I-can't-believe-it's-been-eighteen years. Last year I was disappointed to not hear it, but I was able to check it off this year on the day after Thanksgiving, as I heard it while more or less supervising the kids at the McDonald's indoor playground down the street from our house.
Imagine my delight when I found this:
I was about to post this last night when I realized that it was the first night of the holiday everyone transliterates slightly differently. Desirous of preserving my reputation as one of the more sensitive bloggers out there*, I postponed its publication until today.
*JJV's tenure on the masthead now makes more sense, ne c'est pas?