So I just just just realized that maybe I should have tried to put a deeper meaning into today’s Pick or something. It’s kind of a special day here in Maggie-land.
But in Pick-land, it’s Day 7 of the 12 Picks of Christmas, and this is one-half of a nice Santa-themed weekend pairing. This is much more of a Saturday song and tomorrow’s is much more Sunday, in that it’s considerably more wholesome and innocent, and adorable, though potentially deeply confusing and alarming depending on the listener.
It’s hard to find a version of this song that’s not too cutesy, but I think this one is right on the border. You have to know what you’re getting into with this song.
Also this was much more fun to sing along to when I was single. Alas. Well actually it’s still kind of fun, just because the lyrics are so outrageous.
Also, on the other side of the story, this SNL skit: