Cartoon advent calendar:
Day 19. Miser rate

"Apparently he's up for employee of the month."

This can be seen at a website for auditors. As I think I've mentioned here before, Scrooge seems like a man for our time in this age of austerity measures, and he's featured in a few cartoons I've drawn since the recession began.

On a related note, here's an early present for you: the full version of Richard Williams' animated short of A Christmas Carol from 1971. It's a brilliant, condensed version of the story with beautiful animation. And my friend's dad worked on it.