Very last year
December 10, 2011 6:57 AM   Subscribe

Last Year Next Year This Year New Year [co-starring Debbie Harry] is a follow up to the classic 2006 John Roberts video The Christmas Tree [previously] both starring your Mom.

John Roberts is one of the original Youtube stars whose video Jackie and Debra (Part 2) was a massive viral hit and was nominated for a weird Daytime Emmy. Since then, through his perfection of the character of Your Mom, he has landed a role as the Cartoon Mom on Bob's Burgers. Most recently, Mom starred in a short film called "Indian Summer" (Part 2, Part 3)

More Mom Videos
My Son Is Gay?
The Phone Call
Mother's Day
That Smell (with more Debbie Harry)
Lunch (with Margaret Cho)

Non Mom Videos:
The Dance
Joey and Sherri (with Drea de Matteo)
Pauly P
posted by Potomac Avenue (10 comments total) 9 users marked this as a favorite
ps Merry Xmas and Happy New Year To All :p
posted by Potomac Avenue at 7:01 AM on December 10, 2011

The Chief Justice has such varied interests and abilities! Who knew?
posted by smrtsch at 8:40 AM on December 10, 2011

These are so pitch-perfect.
posted by santaslittlehelper at 8:44 AM on December 10, 2011

My Son Is Gay? has an incredible arc.
posted by nathancaswell at 9:00 AM on December 10, 2011

Just found this awkward/sweet interview with Roberts and his real mom from Good Day NY in 2008.
posted by Potomac Avenue at 9:13 AM on December 10, 2011 [1 favorite]

"Who wants Baily's?"
posted by memewit at 11:24 AM on December 10, 2011

John Roberts is so good. The mom character is a brilliant parody and yet there's also something sincere and affectionate about it that comes through. I find it completely and utterly baffling that so few people in the "previously" link liked it.
posted by en forme de poire at 12:38 PM on December 10, 2011

I want to have appletinis with Debbie Harry.
posted by Capt. Renault at 1:03 PM on December 10, 2011

Watching "The Christmas Tree" is an annual tradition in my house.

"Oh, look at that tree!"
"There's a lot of presents."
"...and pick up all that shit."

Anyone who says Metafilter is getting too snarky or negative should go look at the "previously" link. Posted in 2006 and man, people were dicks.
posted by mokin at 1:04 PM on December 10, 2011 [2 favorites]

"Pick up all that shit" has become a standard item on to-do lists in my house.
posted by SeedStitch at 12:45 PM on December 20, 2011 [1 favorite]

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