After department store Santa Gil is fired for giving a tearful Lisa the last Malibu Stacy Pony Barbecue set - which the store owner had ear-marked for his daughter - Marge feels sorry for him and asks him to stay for Christmas. Due to the Simpsons' inability to say No he ends up staying for eleven months before moving to a top job in realty in Scottsdale. Seeking closure, Marge follows him and gives him the telling-off she has been suppressing for months but in front of his staff,and it costs him his job. so the Simpsons buy him a house in Scottsdale and spend Christmas with him. Written by
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Did You Know?
Gil, Crazy Cat Lady and Kirk van Houten (and Santa's Little Helper) are revealed to be Irish-American. See more
When the guy in the Grinch costume is standing outside wielding a knife, his hand is pressed against the window, yet he is making a stabbing action in between the glass and his other hand. See more
Can I stay home too?
You are going back to the home. I called a cab for you.
But I haven't given you your presents.
Your present is leaving.
[Shoves Grampa outside and locks door
I don't see any cab.
References Batman Begins
Have a Holly Jolly Christmas
Written by Johnny Marks
(incorrectly attributed to Burl Ives
Sung as "Have a Grumply Grumply Christmas" See more