This is worse than the time Ralphie's mother "accidentally" broke the leg lamp!
An owner of an NYC liquor store said his annual window display honoring the 1983 classic, A Christmas Story, was burglarized: and the thief stole a version of the fishnet-stocking clad fixture!
Ralphie and his family inspect the leg lamp in 'A Christmas Story.'
The store's surveillance camera shows a man wearing a hoodie and sunglasses enter the store then glance around before grabbing the leg. The owner tells WIVB-TV his customers are just as angry about the theft as he is.
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If you recall, Ralphie's father wins the infamous lamp as a prize in the beloved holiday flick, though his mother soon finds a way to destroy it, much to the Old Man's disappointment!
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