The Santa in the Slush is the ninth episode of the third season of Bones.


Three days before Christmas, Booth, Brennan and their team are sent to investigate the death of a Santa Claus impostor after his body was discovered in the sewer near a mall. The team discovers the man's legal name was Kristopher Kringle and was highly regarded in his profession while he worked for a local "Rent-A-Santa" business. Meanwhile, Brennan and Booth find themselves under a mistletoe, and Brennan decides to spend Christmas with her father, brother and his family.


Main CastEdit

Guest CastEdit

Featured MusicEdit

  • "Santa Claus is Coming to Town" - Sugarcult
  • "Holly, Jolly Christmas" - Burl Ives
  • "Santa Claus is Comin' to Town" - Peggy Lee


Temperance's gum is originally white. After Booth and Temperance kiss, Booth thanks Brennan for the gum, but his gum is blue

I don't know what that meansEdit

Brennan: Was that enough steam boats?

Caroline: Plenty - a whole flotilla...

Booth: I don't know what that means, but ... uhh ... Merry Christmas!


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