Ryan Gosling, Eva Mendes and Jim Carrey Deliver a Drunken Ode to Christmas (Video)

"Drive" star and his famous friends come together to deliver an 80-proof twist on a holiday favorite

Need further proof that the holidays and alcohol go together like chocolate and peanut butter? If the "Shameless" cast's booze-drenched ode to the yuletide wasn't enough to convince you, check out the video below.

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"Drive" star Ryan Gosling, "Ghost Rider" actress Eva Mendes and all-around funnyman Jim Carrey have teamed up for a Funny or Die video that's practically marinated in fortified eggnog. The latest in the site's Drunk History series of videos, this installment answers the question everyone's been dying to know: What would the classic Christmas poem "A Visit From St. Nicholas" be like if it were recited — and enacted — after downing a half-bottle of whiskey?

Wonder no more, dear reader — check out the video and revel in the holiday spirit.