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|shortnumber = 5
 
|shortnumber = 5
 
|shorttype = Merry Nickmas shorts
 
|shorttype = Merry Nickmas shorts
|airdate = [[December 4]], [[2002]]
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|airdate = {{Time|December 4}}, {{Time|2002}}
|briefsummary = Plankton sings parodies of Christmas songs
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|briefsummary = {{Link|Plankton}} sings parodies of [[Christmas (holiday)|Christmas]] songs
|watch = Plankton's Holiday Hits}}
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|watch = Plankton's Holiday Hits
==Characters==
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===Characters===
 
*[[Sheldon J. Plankton]]
 
*[[Sheldon J. Plankton]]
   
 
==Synopsis==
 
==Synopsis==
Plankton, who was extremely popular with his albums Born to Chum and Krabby Road, is releasing a new album of holiday hits. In a sneak preview, he sings several parodies of famous songs on a platform, eventually getting tired at the end of ''Deck the Halls''. Then it is revealed that you can get the album if you send the [[Krabby Patty]] formula to '''Plankton at the Chumbucket [[Bikini Bottom]], USA''.'
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Plankton, who was extremely popular with his albums ''[[Born to Chum]]'' and ''[[Krabby Road (CD)|Krabby Road]]'', is releasing a new album of holiday hits. In a sneak preview, he sings several parodies of famous songs on a platform, eventually getting tired at the end of "{{W|Deck the Halls}}." Then it is revealed that the viewer can get the album if they send the [[Krabby Patty]] [[Krabby Patty secret formula|formula]] to '''Plankton at the Chumbucket [[Bikini Bottom]], USA'''.
   
 
==Production==
 
==Production==
 
===Music===
 
===Music===
 
====Songs====
 
====Songs====
*Come All Ye Fearful
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*"Come All Ye Fearful"
:''O, Come all ye fearful''
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:''O, come all ye fearful''
 
:''Cower as I crush you!''
 
:''Cower as I crush you!''
   
*I'll Rule the World
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*"I'll Rule the World"
 
:''I'll rule the world, and everyone''
 
:''I'll rule the world, and everyone''
:''You will ... bow down ... to me!''
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:''You will... bow down... to me!''
   
*Deck the Halls
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*"Deck the Halls"
:''Deck the Halls with fists of fury.''
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:''Deck the halls with fists of fury.''
 
:''Ha ha ha ha ha, ha ha ha ha!''
 
:''Ha ha ha ha ha, ha ha ha ha!''
   
*The Nutcracker Suite
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*"The Nutcracker Suite"
:''Dink da da da dink da da da dink dink dink''
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:''Dink da da da dink da da da dink dink dink,''
:''Dink da da da dink da da da dink dink dink''
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:''Dink da da da dink da da da dink dink dink,''
:''Da de de de de de de de de de de de de de''
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:''Da de de de de de de de de de de de de de!''
 
===Reception===
 
*Of the ones that are ranked this short is tied with [[Astrology with Squidward]] Shorts - Cancer, Gemini, Taurus, Leo, Libra, and Virgo, [[Beware Flying Jellyfish]], Nickmas' [[Holiday Party]], [[GumShoe SquarePants]], [[Tips for Jellyfish Fields]], [[Jellyfishing Safety Tips]], [[Nicktoons Battle]], [[Documenting Our Road Trip]], [[Separation Anxiety]], [[Yokel to Tough Guy]], and [[Crossing the Street]] which all have a 10/10 on SpongeBuddy Mania.
 
   
 
==Trivia==
 
==Trivia==
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===Cultural references===
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*Plankton's end quote, "Season's beatings, underlings," is a spoof of "Season's Greetings."
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*Plankton's songs are parodies of "{{W|Come All Ye Faithful}}," "{{W|Joy to the World}}," "Deck the Halls," and "{{W|The Nutcracker Suite}}" respectively.
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*Plankton's previous albums entitled ''Born to Chum'' and ''Krabby Road'' are parodies of {{W|Bruce Springsteen}}'s ''{{W|Born to Run}}'' and {{W|The Beatles}}' ''{{W|Abbey Road}}'' respectively. "Krabby Road" was later used as a title of [[Krabby Road|an episode]], with its title card a parody of the back cover of "Abbey Road."
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**[[Doug Lawrence]], who voices Plankton, is, ironically, from South Brunswick, New Jersey, which is about 15 miles from Freehold, where Bruce Springsteen was born.
   
===Cultural References===
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===Errors===
*Plankton's end quote, "Seasons beatings, underlings" is a spoof of "Seasons Greetings."
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*In the Chum Bucket address, it is misspelled as "Chumbucket".
*Plankton's songs are parodies of Come All Ye Faithful, Joy to the World, Deck the Halls, and The Nutcracker Suite. The former song was one of the inspirations for "We're Not Gonna Take It" by Twisted Sister - another one of their songs, "I Wanna Rock" was later spoofed in [[The SpongeBob SquarePants Movie|the movie]] as "Goofy Goober Rock".
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*This short states that Bikini Bottom is part of the United States, despite it being implied in the fact that there is a Bikini Bottom National Anthem that "Bikini Bottom" is the name of the country that the city of Bikini Bottom is in.
*Plankton's previous albums entitled "Born To Chum" and "Krabby Road" are parodies on Bruce Springsteen's "Born to Run" and The Beatles' "Abbey Road". "[[Krabby Road]]" was later used as a title of an episode (with its title card a parody of the back cover of "Abbey Road") - which could indicate that an album was made while Plankton, SpongeBob, Patrick, and Squidward were in jail.
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[[Category:Holiday shorts]]
*Doug Lawrence, who voices Plankton, is, ironically, from South Brunswick, New Jersey, which is about 15 miles from Freehold, where Bruce (The Boss) Springsteen was born.
 

Latest revision as of 03:05, February 19, 2020

"Plankton's Holiday Hits" is a SpongeBob SquarePants Merry Nickmas short. In this short, Plankton sings parodies of Christmas songs.

CharactersEdit

SynopsisEdit

Plankton, who was extremely popular with his albums Born to Chum and Krabby Road, is releasing a new album of holiday hits. In a sneak preview, he sings several parodies of famous songs on a platform, eventually getting tired at the end of "Deck the Halls." Then it is revealed that the viewer can get the album if they send the Krabby Patty formula to Plankton at the Chumbucket Bikini Bottom, USA.

ProductionEdit

MusicEdit

SongsEdit

  • "Come All Ye Fearful"
O, come all ye fearful
Cower as I crush you!
  • "I'll Rule the World"
I'll rule the world, and everyone
You will... bow down... to me!
  • "Deck the Halls"
Deck the halls with fists of fury.
Ha ha ha ha ha, ha ha ha ha!
  • "The Nutcracker Suite"
Dink da da da dink da da da dink dink dink,
Dink da da da dink da da da dink dink dink,
Da de de de de de de de de de de de de de!

TriviaEdit

Cultural referencesEdit

  • Plankton's end quote, "Season's beatings, underlings," is a spoof of "Season's Greetings."
  • Plankton's songs are parodies of "Come All Ye Faithful," "Joy to the World," "Deck the Halls," and "The Nutcracker Suite" respectively.
  • Plankton's previous albums entitled Born to Chum and Krabby Road are parodies of Bruce Springsteen's Born to Run and The Beatles' Abbey Road respectively. "Krabby Road" was later used as a title of an episode, with its title card a parody of the back cover of "Abbey Road."
    • Doug Lawrence, who voices Plankton, is, ironically, from South Brunswick, New Jersey, which is about 15 miles from Freehold, where Bruce Springsteen was born.

ErrorsEdit

  • In the Chum Bucket address, it is misspelled as "Chumbucket".
  • This short states that Bikini Bottom is part of the United States, despite it being implied in the fact that there is a Bikini Bottom National Anthem that "Bikini Bottom" is the name of the country that the city of Bikini Bottom is in.
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