Nifty Christmas YouTube Thing: Hooray for Santy Claus!

It’s tough to find a goofier holiday flick than the 1964 kid flick Santa Claus Conquers the Martians, and it’s tougher to find a goofier holiday tune than its theme song, “Hooray for Santa Claus.” Here’s the original:

…and a snappy version from Al Hirt:

…and finally, a memorable cover from punkers Sloppy Seconds:

P.S.: The movie’s public domain status makes it easy to find online, whether it’s in its original version or as prime material for many late night movie shows, including one with a familiar host.

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