Aeon the Terrible is the antagonist of the Rankin/Bass television special Rudolph's Shiny New Year. He is a giant buzzard who is stated to live for approximately one eon; at the end of his lifetime, he will supposedly die turn into ice and snow. It appears that his time is up on December 31st of the year the special takes place, so he goes looking for Happy, the baby new year, to make time freeze and make himself immortal. At the end, when he sees Happy's oversized ears he laughs so hard that it is impossible for him to turn into ice and snow, so he thus gets the result he wants.
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Jim Cummings Aka Paul Frees
Rudolph's Shiny New Year