Unusual Jul-Time Spectacular: The 13 Lads of Yule

It’s a surprise Christmas episode — such a surprise in fact only one of the hosts knows about it.

Learn all about the Icelandic seasonal harbingers of the holidays, the 13 sons of the troll woman Grýla, it’s the jólasveinar (or Yule Lads).

Meet Þvörusleikir, Askasleikir, Hurðaskellir; the gang’s all here.

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