H/T to MCJ
Also featured are excerpts from a reading of Clement Clarke Moore’s famous poem that begins, “Twas the Night Before Christmas,” as well as a brief segment that introduces viewers to the Seminary’s history and present day mission. General is known for the beauty of its [Expletive Deleted] liturgy and music as well as its idyllic campus located in the Chelsea district of New York City on property donated by Moore and known as Chelsea Square. Nearly all the network’s affiliates will broadcast the annual Christmas special.
Thursday, December 22, 2011
Christmas Eve: Party like it's 1979
Network television -- those stations you can still watch with the aid of rabbit ears and a little bit of tin foil -- is quite passe in this age of digital cable, satellite dishes, and wireless internet. It comes as no surprise, then, that one of the dinosaurs of a bygone era, the Columbia Broadcasting System, has teamed up with an equally irrelevant entity for a Christmas Eve excursion down memory lane to a time, circa 1979, when both still mattered, sort of . . .