Tag Archives: Christmas

Learn about Christmas: 27 winter traditions explained by Mental Floss

John Green, from Mental Floss, explains us why some traditions are older than we thought and how some other traditions originated in commerce, like for example, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, which was a free storybook given to shoppers at Montgomery Ward Department Store in 1939. Rudolph became a hit song in 1949. So, at first, […]

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Scientifically accurate Santa. Auch.

When we speak about a scientifically accurate Santa we can say that Animation Domination Hi-Def has created a great video with correct, scientific explanations of what Santa does, is or how he travels. The video tells us about child labor, a may too heavy gift bag and a lightning fast sledge ( about 300 000 […]

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10 strange Christmas traditions from around the World

Alltime10 tells us that there are many bizzare Christmas traditions aroudnt he World, however they listed the top ten. Among them: Kentucky Fries Christmas, in Japan, or beating up your neighbour in Peru :)) Have fun!

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LED Jingle Bells

Christmas is here. Jingle Bells starts sounding everywhere so the Duane Brown family in Stafford, Virginia has created once again a super LED light show. One thing is good to remember: Holidays are special times which we should treasure. Via [Neatorama].

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Merry Christmas Santa Claus – a brief history and meet Space Santa [video]

CGP Grey had done a nice job creating a short history of Santa Claus. He wasn’t always red, big and fat. Actually, he didn’t even came from Sweden. It seems that in the world culture Santa had many different faces and came either from North Pole, from Greenland or Sweden. But ow we now that […]

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