Happy Holidays, Gleeks!
As stated last year, the Glee Christmas special has become a holiday tradition of the show. Ever since the second season, they have aired a Christmas themed episode. Ever since the first season, they have, at least, released one song of Christmas themed.
(Yes this is true. “Last Christmas” was released Christmas 2009.)
Now as I’ve mentioned in talking about episodes past, Glee Christmas specials don’t really fit with continuity of anything. They’re usually after Sectionals. Maybe a plot thread or two of the overall season arc with appear such as Marley’s eating disorder in “Glee, Actually” (season four episode ten).
For the most part though, they’re pretty harmless. And they don’t fuck up continuity too bad.
So what about an episode that is totally and one hundred percent separate of Glee’s continuity (such as it is)? Well let’s look at “Previously Unaired Christmas” (season five episode 8) and talk shall we?