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Malcolm in the Middle: Hal's Christmas Gift / Season: 6 / Episode: 6 (2004)
December 19, 2004
Hal and Lois, strapped for cash, decide that Christmas gifts will have to be homemade this year. When everyone makes much better gifts than Hal, he spins a bigger and bigger lie about the present he has in store for them. In desperation, Hal pick-pockets Malcolm's secret credit card, and buys the family a ski vacation. Francis gets fired from the ranch.