Episode 13

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November 23, 2017

You may cringe at the idea that Christmas advertisements are a legit Christmas tradition. But they’re undeniably part of the atmosphere of the season…and have an interesting history behind them.

A Kodak Christmas Ad from 1900

Fun Links

  • Genuine Chit Chat: In this episode we hear from Mike, host of Genuine Chit Chat. Check him out on iTunes, or wherever you get your podcasts
  • Christmas in America: The book by Penne Restadt, the expert guest in this episode

Music from this episode

  • Pipe Dreamz” — Matt Oakley, via Free Music Archive
  • Cases to Rest” — Blue Dot Sessions, via Free Music Archive
  • We Wish You” — Kevin MacLeod, via Incompetech

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