Scottish firm Blackadders has created a Yuletide video that hurls yellow snow in the face of Father Christmas (figuratively).
Having previously trampled on Tarantino and Friends, Blackadders has now set its sights on ruining the festive season. Employment lawyers at the firm lip sync to Mariah Carey's "All I want for Christmas" before opening their office Secret Santa presents.
The video starts with employment partner Simon Allison miming "there is just one thing I need", as it becomes clear that the next two minutes will be as vomit-inducing as a jagermeister-laced egg nogg:
Partner Donna Reynolds continues the toe-curling by the log fire with some fake crooning:
Prize turkey Jack Boyle succumbs to the power of Mariah:
Trainee Duncan Milne will do anything for that Christmas bonus:
Trapped trainee Blair Duncan sends an SOS to the outside world with his eyes and a subtle message on his hat:
At most firms, the office Secret Santa is a chance to ridicule colleagues safe in the knowledge that it stays behind closed doors. At Blackadders, Christmas is a time for giving and sharing with the rest of the world:
Just as there is a fondness for an embarrassing uncle, RollOnFriday has to admit a growing affection for Blackadders' videos. The firm's latest gift can be seen in full here.