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The Sound of Ideas

Bah, Humbug!

Posted Wednesday, December 25, 2013

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Bah, Humbug! The Sound of Ideas takes a holiday to listen to Jonathan Winters's performance of the Charles Dickens classic "A Christmas Carol." Ebenezer Scrooge learns the error of his miserly ways in a supernatural tale from 1843, the moral of which has withstood the test of time. Some say this short story transformed Christmas into a major holiday. Before A Christmas Carol, there was surprisingly little celebration during the Christmas season. After its publication, the holiday became a high point of the year. Ohio-born Jonathan Winters recreates the story with an assist from Mimi Kennedy.

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