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The X in Xmas literally means Christ. Here’s the history behind it

You’ve probably heard the phrase “Keep Christ in Christmas,” either on a church sign, or a Facebook wall. You might have even heard it this month. The idea is always the same: let’s not rub out the religious roots of this holiday by saying “Xmas,” instead of Christmas.

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Are Christmas Lights in Series or Parallel?

Why don’t your Christmas lights work? Sadly, in the event of a string of lights going out on your tree, replacing the strand is usually the best option. It’s pretty difficult to find that one bulb that’s causing the problem. However, this is a great time to look at the difference between series and parallel circuits.

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Your Christmas tree has lived through one hell of an adventure

Your tree has a complicated backstory, one that includes daredevil helicopter pilots, 18-hour days battling Oregon sleet and, of course, the fickle hibernation habits of squirrels.

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Captain Picard sings “Let it Snow!”

This is my new Christmas jam!

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Hark! The Herald Angels We Have Heard On High – PMJ ft. Robyn Adele Anderson & Dave Koz

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Declaring War On Christmas

You know what? Let’s do it. Let’s declare war on Christmas. Let’s take up arms against this bloated, exhausting, consumerist nightmare. The end of the year is starting to look like the last thirty minutes of Akira. Christmas is the aggressor here, and Christmas must be stopped.

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Peace be with you, my friends, and may your chosen holiday be warm and cheerful!

Peace be with you, my friends, and may your chosen holiday be warm and cheerful!

lGrUGkx

The Go Go’s: I’m Gonna Spend My Christmas With a Dalek

Next year’s Christmas plans.

One problem with Christmas in SoCal: Where do I get a proper cafe au lait and beignets?

One problem with Christmas in SoCal: Where do I get a proper cafe au lait and beignets?

A REMIX-MAS STORY (w/ Eclectic Method)

Cara Morgan, you immediately came to mind when I found this video.