By Tom Rose
The Fancast Christmas Marathon Part 4
16. ER: The High Holiday
At Christmas time in the ER, Sam’s son Alex is still on a ventilator, and immigration waits to deport a new mother who’s just undergone a complicated delivery.
17. American Dad: Most Adequate Christmas Ever
After Stan comes home from another dangerous mission, he finds that his family has decked the halls with boughs of holly. Just not to his satisfaction.
18. The Mary Tyler Moore Show: Christmas and the Hard Luck Kid
Mary’s elaborate holiday plans are cancelled when she learns she must work on Christmas Day.
19. ALF: ALF’s Special Christmas
In a special hour-long episode, ALF and the Tanners prepare to spend Christmas in a cabin. When the owner comes to visit, ALF accidentally jumps into his trunk and is taken to a hospital where he’s given away as a Christmas gift to a little girl.
20. Arrested Development: In God We Trust
The family attorney announces that if $20,000 in bail money is raised, George, Sr., can be released from prison in time for the Christmas “Living Classics Pageant.”