But don’t despair, there’s more out there to watch than The Grinch, Rudolph, Frosty and the Mizer Brothers.

So have another eggnog (heavy on the nogg) and try some of this on for size.

Friday, December 5
Katy Perry – “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”
Seal – “The Tavis Smiley Show”
Taylor Swift – “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”
Adele – “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”
Ludacris – “Jimmy Kimmel Live!”
Little Jackie – “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”
Yelle – “Last Call with Carson Daly”

Saturday, December 6
Norah Jones – “Austin City Limits” – rerun
T.I. – “Saturday Night Live”

Monday, December 8
Paula Abdul – “The View”
Akon, Heather McDonald – “Chelsea Lately”
The Duke Spirit – “Late Show with David Letterman”
Will Smith, T-Pain – “The Tonight Show with Jay Leno”
The Lee Boys – “Late Night with Conan O’Brien”
Amy Sedaris – “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” – rerun
Seal – “Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson”
Gavin DeGraw – “Last Call with Carson Daly”