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Malcolm in the Middle: Hal's Christmas Gift / Season: 6 / Episode: 6 (00060006) (2004)
Production Code: 00060006
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.