The Festivus Miracle by Kim Fielding Book Summary:
It’s finals week during Tony McNeil’s second year in law school, and he’s struggling to keep up. Frankly, he’d rather be cooking. Then he meets first-year student Eddie Cohen-Fernandez, who’s heartsick over missing his family’s annual Festivus celebration. Tony can use his culinary skills to lift Eddie’s spirits, but finding long-term happiness? That just might require a Festivus miracle.
Festivus: The Holiday for the Rest of Us by Allen Salkin Book Summary:
Looking to add a little bitterness to your holiday season? Then FESTIVUS is the book you cannot do without! Take Frosty out behind the woodshed and hide your menorahs, kinaras, diyas and whatevahs...the time has come for Festivus! The event celebrated by Frank Costanza (Jerry Stiller) on Seinfeld, in which a bare aluminum pole replaces all holiday and religious symbols, where participants compete in "feats of strength" and undertake the "airing of grievances," has transcended television to become a worldwide phenomenon. In this side-splitting romp through the Festivus landscape, Allen Salkin meets Miss Festivus, tastes Festivus beer, and ponders the Festivus snail (along with Festy the cat), showing how anyone with a little creativity-and a dash of Costanza-can celebrate a Happy Festivus!
The Real Festivus by Dan O'Keefe Book Summary:
A Seinfeld writer and co-creator of the unusual Festivus holiday offers a definitive guide to the celebration of Festivus, covering the complete history, customs, games, activities, party themes, trivia, and other important aspects of the cult phenomenon. Original.
Festivus/Seinfeld: Celebration Kit (Miniature Editions) by Running Press Book Summary:
Celebrate Festivus-- the Seinfeld holiday "for the rest of us"-- with Frank Costanza and the one and only talking Festivus pole. Kit includes: 9-inch tall Festivus pole with 4 buttons that play audio of Frank Costanza (Jerry Stiller) 5 Human Fund donation gift cards 2 magnets Includes the following audio clips from Seinfeld:Button 1 "The Story of Festivus": Many Christmases ago, I went to buy a doll for my son. I reach for the last one they had-but so did another man. As I rained blows upon him, I realized there had to be another way!...out of that, a new holiday was born. A Festivus for the rest of us!Button 2 "The Festivus Pole": There's a pole. It requires no decoration. I find tinsel distracting. It's made from aluminum. Very high strength-to-weight ratio.Button 3 "The Airing of Grievances": Welcome, newcomers. The tradition of Festivus begins with the airing of grievances. I got a lot of problems with you people! And now you're gonna hear about it!Button 4 "The Feats of Strength": And now as Festivus rolls on, we come to the feats of strength. Until you pin me, Festivus is not over! Let's rumble!
Festivus! The Book: A Complete Guide to the Holiday for the Rest of Us by Mark R. Nelson Book Summary:
A humorous guide to the wackiest holiday introduced to modern society. Festivus! The Book is an up-to-date complete reference for anyone who celebrates Festivus or plans to join the fun. Learn all about the traditions of a Seinfeld-based Festivus and witness the nuances of the original Festivus, as celebrated by the O'Keefe family. See first-hand how Festivus is celebrated by others and receive plenty of advice and tips to aid in your own Festivus party plans. What foods should be prepared? Is meatloaf preferred? Should you organize a wrestling match with your father? Are you too feeble for wrestling? What about arm wrestling or even thumb wrestling? How should you Air your Grievances? Maybe this is an opportunity to complain about Grandma's clicking dentures… You'll find great answers to all these questions, and more. Endorsed by Seinfeld Writer Dan O'Keefe "This book completes Festivus' transformation from borderline child endangerment to beloved pop-cultural footnote of the late 1990s." ~ Seinfeld Writer Dan O’Keefe Reviews The author leaves nothing out, adds a full dose of humor, and leaves you with a complete understanding of Festivus. Good reference and a good read! ~ Goodreads.com The book has everything! Did we tell you that an aluminum pole is featured on the right side of every page spread? Of course it’s plain and unadorned, just as Festivus aficionados prefer. ~ FestivusWeb.com
De optimo reip. statu: deque nova insula utopia libellus vere aureus, nec minus salutaris quàm festivus, clarissimi disertissimique viri Thomae Mori ... of the Original from 1518] (Latin Edition) by Thomas More Book Summary:
Originally published in 1518. This volume is produced from digital images from the Basel University Library holdings in cooperation with the eBooks on Demand (EOD) network.
Jvlivs Secundus dialogvs anonymi cujusdam authoris festivus sane ac elegans: interlocutores Julius, Genius, S. Petrus: lector risum cohibe: dialogo ... qua fieri potuit (1680) (Latin Edition) by Desiderius Erasmus Book Summary:
This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature. ++++The below data was compiled from various identification fields in the bibliographic record of this title. This data is provided as an additional tool in helping to insure edition identification:++++Jvlivs Secundus dialogvs anonymi cujusdam authoris festivus sane ac elegans : interlocutores Julius, Genius, S. Petrus : lector risum cohibe : dialogo praefixum est ab editore Colloquium, dialogistae, qua fieri potuitErasmus, Desiderius, d. 1536.Though Erasmus repeatedly denied the authorship of this work, modern scholars are agreed that he wrote it--NUC pre-1956 imprints.Jani Alexandri Ferrarii ... Euclides catholicvs ... has special t.p. and separate paging., 40, , 76 p.Oxonii : [s.n.], MDCLXXX Wing / E3205LatinReproduction of the original in the Henry E. Huntington Library and Art Gallery++++This book represents an authentic reproduction of the text as printed by the original publisher. While we have attempted to accurately maintain the integrity of the original work, there are sometimes problems with the original work or the micro-film from which the books were digitized. This can result in errors in reproduction. Possible imperfections include missing and blurred pages, poor pictures, markings and other reproduction issues beyond our control. Because this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment to protecting, preserving and promoting the world's literature.
It's a Wonderful List of Christmas & Holiday TV Episodes: Over 1500 Sitcoms and Dramas Celebrating and Skewering the Season of Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, Festivus, and Chrismukkah: An Article by Noel King by Noel King Book Summary:
This exhaustive list, containing entries for well over 1500 Holiday-themed sitcoms and dramas, is the perfect resource to identify the titles and broadcast information of seasonal TV episodes, both nostalgic and newly broadcast. Compiled by a self–confessed Holiday Episode hoarder and librarian who loves alphabetizes and researching, this masterwork includes both an alphabetical and a chronological listing of holiday themed sitcoms and dramas, spanning the years between 1947 and 2016. Simple to use with numerous hyperlinks to aid in navigation, this guide will be indispensable to anyone who considers viewing Holiday TV programs to be a treasured Holiday tradition of the highest order. A must-have reference for lovers of Holiday TV and a wonderful resource for everyone who simply loves TV.
Jvlivs Secundus Dialogvs Anonymi Cujusdam Authoris Festivus Sane AC Elegans: Interlocutores Julius, Genius, S. Petrus: Lector Risum Cohibe: Dialogo Praefixum Est AB Editore Colliquim, Dialogistae Quae Fieri Potuit, Exquirendo Destinatum (1680) (Paperback) by By (author) Desiderius Erasmus Book Summary:
Der Moselstrom Von Metz Bis Coblenz (1841)