...the conversation off shop talk, partly to be courteous to
Minnie."So what're you
girls doing for Christmas?""I'm spending
Christmas with my family." Lois said, "My dad's a little
hard-edged, but he's nice once you get used to him.""I'm taking a
Christmas trip." Velma explained, "I'll be going on tour
for some of my fan clubs. I also want to do some chatting with Belle
and Betty Boop now that I'm running out of work again.""What about you,
Leela?" Minerva asked, noticing that Leela hadn't said a word
since the conversation began, her single, large eye closing halfway
in some slight sadness."Well, the cast
and I are pretty tightly-knit, for the most part." Leela said
sadly, "We love to spend Christmas together. None of us have
families we value more than our fellow cast members. But there's
always one guy who never makes it to the Christmas party, and that
always makes me a little sad.""Huh?"
Minerva asked, confused, "Who?""Zoidberg."
Leela replied, "He's... well... He's jewish.""Oh." Minerva
said. She probably should have realized that before, but she'd never
met Zoidberg in person."Tell you what
I'll do." Minerva said with a big grin, "I'm going to find
out what Zoidberg is planning to do for Hanukah and then I'll let you
know, and you guys can drop by and celebrate it with him, alright?""Wow, you'd do
that?" Leela asked amazed."Sure."
Minerva replied, "We're friends. I'm happy to help.""Would you help
me, then?"Minerva winced. It h...