Eight-year-old Virginia O’Hanlon wrote a letter to the editor of New York’s Sun, and the quick response was printed as an unsigned editorial Sept. 21, 1897. The work of veteran newsman Francis Pharcellus Church, the work has since become history’s most reprinted newspaper editorial, appearing in part or whole in dozens of languages in books, movies, and other editorials, and on posters and stamps.
A claymation Regis Philbin sings Rudolph the Rednosed Reindeer with appearances from Kelly Ripa, Donald Trump and Gelman. It’s really…interesting. Yeah, I think that’s the word for it. Interesting.