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The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'  

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List Rules Only episodes set during Christmas or featuring the holiday season.

Let it snow in Springfield, and enjoy the best The Simpsons Christmas episodes. Featuring the one where Homer tells his version of the Nativity story in "Simpson Christmas Stories" or when Bart accidentally burns down the Christmas tree on "Miracle on Evergreen Terrace ," this list of Simpsons Christmas episodes also includes popular fan favorites, like "Holidays of Future Passed," "The Nightmare After Krustmas," and "White Christmas Blues." What is your favorite Christmas episode from The Simpsons

Vote up the best Simpsons Christmas specials, and see where they rank among the funniest Simpsons episodes of all time.

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Simpsons Roasting on an Open F... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'
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The family is forced to spend all of their savings to get Bart's new tattoo removed, and with no money Christmas, Homer is forced to become a store Santa.

Original Airing: Dec 17 1989

Season: The Simpsons season 1

Episode Number: 1

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Marge Be Not Proud is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'
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Marge's relationship with Bart is strained when he is caught shoplifting before Christmas.

Original Airing: Dec 17 1995

Season: The Simpsons season 7

Episode Number: 11

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Miracle on Evergreen Terrace is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'
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People throughout Springfield open their hearts—and wallets—after Bart accidentally burns the family's Christmas presents and claims they were stolen by a burglar, but when the truth is alas revealed, the Simpsons find themselves pariahs.

Original Airing: Dec 21 1997

Season: The Simpsons season 9

Episode Number: 10

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Skinner's Sense of Snow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Christmas Episodes On 'The Simpsons'
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When a giant blizzard comes to the city and buries Springfield Elementary in snow, the children are trapped inside and soon rebel against Principal Skinner - while Homer and Ned try to rescue them with Ned's car.

Original Airing: Dec 17 2000

Season: The Simpsons season 12

Episode Number: 8

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