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December 22, 2015 12:25 pm  #1


The Story Behind The First TV Yule Log

It's become something of a tradition on cable these days and used to get some attention in years past on old incarnations of SOWNY. But the very first TV fireplace shot has a very specific origin. In tribute to the holiday, here's the "log" line:

The Yule Log's Long and Bright TV History

 

December 22, 2015 1:56 pm  #2


Re: The Story Behind The First TV Yule Log

I personally never liked the Yule Log.

I find its performance is too wooden. 

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December 22, 2015 4:28 pm  #3


Re: The Story Behind The First TV Yule Log

I always enjoyed the Swiss Chalet rotisserie channel.

Only problem was I didn't have Rogers cable so I had to visit friends to watch it.
 

 

December 22, 2015 5:57 pm  #4


Re: The Story Behind The First TV Yule Log

I enjoy watching it get poked and prodded and new logs put on the fire.

 

December 22, 2015 9:27 pm  #5


Re: The Story Behind The First TV Yule Log

I like to put it on and yell "The TV's on Fire!"