1. The Office: “Christmas Party”
Michael attempts to swap a better Secret Santa prize than Phyllis’ oven mitts and he gives a ridiculously expensive and over-budget iPod.
2. The Big Bang Theory: “The Bath Item Gift Hypothesis”
Sheldon needs to reciprocate a gift to Penny.
3. Seinfeld: “The Strike”
Festivus is introduced by George Costanza, complete with aluminum Festivus pole and annual Airing of the Grievances.
4. Roseanne: “Santa Claus”
While playing Santa at Rodbell’s, Roseanne meets Darlene’s newest friend Karen, a 39 year-old woman who runs a bookstore.
5. Buffy the Vampire Slayer: “Amends”
Christmas in Sunnydale and Angel is haunted with dreams of the people he murdered over the years as Angelus
6. The X Files: “How the Ghosts Stole Christmas”
On Christmas Eve, Mulder convinces Scully to put aside her gift wrapping and stake out a reputed haunted house where a pair of lovelorn spectres prove how lonely the holidays can be.
7. 30 Rock: “Christmas Special”
The best of the brilliant chemistry between Alec Baldwin as Jack Donaghy and his mom Colleen, played by Eileen Stritch.
8. My So-Called Life: “So-Called Angels”
Rickie finds himself homeless on Christmas, and Angela tries to help him with the aid of a mysterious homeless girl.
9. Studio 60 On the Sunset Strip: “The Christmas Show”
Features the best rendition of “O Holy Night” ever.
10. The Nanny: “Oy to the World”
What could be better than an animated Fran Drescher?