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* The full cut shows that Yukon Cornelius kept licking his pickaxe because he was prospecting for peppermint, and found it at the very end. Most people would think that mining for ''anything'' in the Arctic Circle would be crazy (since there is no tectonic plate up there that would contain minerals), especially when it is not something that you mine in the first place. That means that, like Hermey and Rudolf, Cornelius was a misfit that was vindicated in the end. It would also give relevance to why Cornelius is about the only adult who isn't a pompous, antagonistic jerk to the two at first.

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* The full cut shows that Yukon Cornelius kept licking his pickaxe because he was prospecting for peppermint, and found it at the very end. Most people would think that mining for ''anything'' in the Arctic Circle would be crazy (since there is no tectonic plate up there that would contain minerals), especially when [[MiningForCookies it is not something that you mine in the first place.place]]. That means that, like Hermey and Rudolf, Cornelius was a misfit that was vindicated in the end. It would also give relevance to why Cornelius is about the only adult who isn't a pompous, antagonistic jerk to the two at first.

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** The boat that can't stay afloat probably isn't ''meant'' to float; there are plenty of toy boats meant to be played with on solid surfaces, such as the [[Franchise/GIJoe USS Flagg]].



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* Comet isn't pulling the sleigh on Christmas Eve. Santa took him out for the way he treated Rudolph.



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** No parent would let a small child play with a nutcracker! Trust me, you don't want to spend much time imagining why not...

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** This is probably why, in the famous holiday special, his parents show remorse over how they treated Rudolph ''even before'' he has helped rescue his family, and when he returns, Santa Claus immediately apologizes to him ''before'' he has revealed the power his nose has over the winter visibility.


** In the scene, the Bird is seen actually flying, so apparently, he somehow developed the ability to fly. Also, the Bird never says he ''can not'' fly, only that he does not fly, he swims, so it could refer to a personality quirk (unsurprising as many of the Misfit Toys problems are trivial).

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** In the scene, the Bird is seen actually flying, so apparently, he somehow developed the ability to fly. Also, the Bird never says he ''can not'' fly, only that he does not fly, he swims, so it could refer to a personality quirk (unsurprising as many of the Misfit Toys problems are trivial).psychological or involve nonconformity in a conformist world).



** I think the point is more that even Santa can make this mistake, so no one else has any right to claim to be too good to need to learn it. Also, Santa's realization of his own stupidity fits the show's theme of redemption and that even Santa can benefit from it (rather than sit on his laurels).

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** I think the point is more that even Santa can make this mistake, so no one else has any right to claim to be too good to need to learn it. Also, Santa's realization of his own stupidity thoughtlessness fits the show's theme of redemption and that even Santa can benefit from it (rather than sit on his laurels).

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** In the scene, the Bird is seen actually flying, so apparently, he somehow developed the ability to fly. Also, the Bird never says he ''can not'' fly, only that he does not fly, he swims, so it could refer to a personality quirk (unsurprising as many of the Misfit Toys problems are trivial).


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** It is stated expressly that Santa can find for the toys those children who will actually love them as they are.


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** I think the point is more that even Santa can make this mistake, so no one else has any right to claim to be too good to need to learn it. Also, Santa's realization of his own stupidity fits the show's theme of redemption and that even Santa can benefit from it (rather than sit on his laurels).


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** Remember this first aired at a time when declawing housecats was fairly common.


** Most of that bothered me too. Although to be fair he was unconscious when his teeth were ripped out.
* If Rudolph's nose was bright enough to cut through fog, then wouldn't that hurt everyone's eyes?

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** Most of that bothered me too. Although to be fair he was unconscious when his teeth were ripped out.
* If Rudolph's nose was bright enough to cut through fog, then wouldn't that hurt everyone's eyes?eyes? Perhaps that is part of the reason why the other reindeer excluded him from their games?

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** Going further, Yukon's sled team is made up of misfit ''dogs''--not only are none of them the typical breeds that pull sleds, they're all of ''different'' breeds. They were probably all strays that Yukon found in his travels that no one else wanted.


** Others only had minor problems, such as the train with one set of square wheels or the swimming bird (which is not that weird, as there are several birds that are aquatic, such as ducks), that Santa could easily fix. That's the point. Just because they are misfits doesn't mean that they are bad, which, by the way, is the aesop of the whole movie.

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** Others only had minor problems, such as the train with one set of square wheels or the swimming bird (which is not that weird, as there are several birds that are aquatic, such as ducks), aquatic), that Santa could easily fix. That's the point. Just because they are misfits doesn't mean that they are bad, which, by the way, is the aesop of the whole movie.


** Others only had minor problems, such as the train with one set of square wheels or the swimming bird (which is not that weird), that Santa could easily fix. That's the point. Just because they are misfits doesn't mean that they are bad, which, by the way, is the aesop of the whole movie.

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** Others only had minor problems, such as the train with one set of square wheels or the swimming bird (which is not that weird), weird, as there are several birds that are aquatic, such as ducks), that Santa could easily fix. That's the point. Just because they are misfits doesn't mean that they are bad, which, by the way, is the aesop of the whole movie.

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** It has wings and may be able to ''glide'' down, it just couldn't get into the air under its own power.


** The squirt gun that shoots jelly just needs to replace its ammo (or, alternately it would be an awesome breakfast toy,)

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** The squirt gun that shoots jelly just needs to replace its ammo (or, alternately it would be an awesome breakfast toy,) toy).



* If Rudolph's eyes were bright enough to cut through fog, then wouldn't that hurt everyone's eyes?

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* If Rudolph's eyes were nose was bright enough to cut through fog, then wouldn't that hurt everyone's eyes?


* Presuming that all toys are assembled by elves, that would include the misfit toys? And if so, it leaves one wondering why an elf would make a toy that wouldn't be enjoyed by a child.
** Perhaps Santa utilized an assembly line in the past, but after the misfit toys were unwittingly created by overworked elves, he switched to more old-fashioned style.
* One has to wonder why Santa hasn't ever invested in some lamps to light his way in the fog or snow before, especially given how common snowstorms are in winter.
* Yukon is seen carrying what appears to be a [[http://i483.photobucket.com/albums/rr191/PAFOA_mauser/rudolph_yukon_cu_shocked.jpg revolver]] for the majority, if not the entire span of the film. He had plenty of situations where a gun would be handy, and yet never uses it.
* Concerning the original song these animations were based on, there's the line, "But do you recall the most famous reindeer of all?" after listing the other reindeers with the assurance that the audience knows their names. If it can be assumed the audience knows the other reindeer but one has to question if they know the "most famous" one, then it means he's not the most famous.
* Hermey says he doesn't want to make toys. The head elf tells him he's an elf, and elves ''must'' make toys. Then when the break whistle goes off, he tells Hermey to stay and finish his work or he's fired. Why exactly did he think would Hermey care about being fired, when he wants to quit? And how is it possible to fire an elf as a toymaker if they don't have a choice about doing it to begin with?



* Santa brings up he won't be able to get his sleigh off the ground without Rudolph's father, Donner, and yet at the end of the movie, he is seen flying his sleigh just fine, despite having only seven of what should be nine reindeer. (Not counting Donner, since he, along with his wife and Clarice, was watching Rudolph lead the sleigh in the full uncut version)

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* Santa brings up he won't be able to get his sleigh off the ground without Rudolph's father, Donner, and yet at the end of the movie, he is seen flying his sleigh just fine, despite having only seven of what should be nine reindeer. (Not counting Donner, since he, along with his wife and Clarice, was watching Rudolph lead the sleigh in the full uncut version)


* Santa brings up he won't be able to get his sleigh off the ground without Rudolph's father, Donner, and yet at end of the movie, he is seen flying his sleigh just fine, despite having only seven of what should be nine reindeer. (Not counting Donner, since he, along with his wife and Clarice, was watching Rudolph lead the sleigh in the full uncut version)

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* Santa brings up he won't be able to get his sleigh off the ground without Rudolph's father, Donner, and yet at the end of the movie, he is seen flying his sleigh just fine, despite having only seven of what should be nine reindeer. (Not counting Donner, since he, along with his wife and Clarice, was watching Rudolph lead the sleigh in the full uncut version)

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