Today on Swackett: The 12 Days of Griswold

Swackett spotlight on National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation; a Christmas comedy film with the Griswolds preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids.

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  December 23, 2017

Today on Swackett: The 12 Days of Griswold

Swackett spotlight on National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation; a Christmas comedy film with the Griswolds preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids.

“Yes officer, it seems my husband has been abducted”.

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  December 22, 2017

Today on Swackett: The 12 Days of Griswold

Swackett spotlight on National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation; a Christmas comedy film with the Griswolds preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids.

“The peeper was full…”

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  December 21, 2017

Today on Swackett: The 12 Days of Griswold

Swackett spotlight on National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation; a Christmas comedy film with the Griswolds preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids.

“This is a new non-caloric silicon-based kitchen lubricant…”

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  December 20, 2017

Today on Swackett: The 12 Days of Griswold

Swackett spotlight on National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation; a Christmas comedy film with the Griswolds preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids.

“You smell something Eddie?”

“Fried pussycat…”

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  December 19, 2017

Today on Swackett: The 12 Days of Griswold

Swackett spotlight on National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation; a Christmas comedy film with the Griswolds preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids.

” I told you to freeze, mister!”

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  December 18, 2017

Today on Swackett: The 12 Days of Griswold

Swackett spotlight on National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation; a Christmas comedy film with the Griswolds preparing for a family seasonal celebration, but things never run smoothly for Clark, his wife Ellen and their two kids.

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  December 17, 2017

Today on Swackett: Black Friday

Swackett spotlight on Black Friday; the name originated in Philadelphia in 1961 where it was used to describe the heavy pedestrian and vehicle traffic which would occur on the day after Thanksgiving, but later an alternative explanation was made – this was the point at which retailers begin to turn a profit, or “in the black”.

Peep Artist:  Aaron Greer
Broadcast Date:  November 24, 2018

Today on Swackett: Happy Thanksgiving!


Swackett celebrates Thanksgiving, or Thanksgiving Day;  a holiday celebrated in the United States on the fourth Thursday in November that has been an annual tradition since 1863, when, during the Civil War, President Abraham LIncoln proclaimed a national day of “Thanksgiving”.

Peep Artist:  Michael A. Zug
Broadcast Date:  November 27, 2014