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Christmas Facts

LOOK: Christmas Photos And Facts

The Huffington Post | HuffPost Religion Editors | Posted 12.23.2014 | Religion

Christmas is the holiday celebrated by millions around the globe that commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ. Dates To Know In many Western church...

10 Surprising Literary Facts For Christmas

Oliver Tearle | Posted 02.21.2015 | Books
Oliver Tearle

Charles Dickens's earliest piece of writing about Christmas was a short sketch -- published when Dickens was in his early twenties -- describing the perfect Christmas dinner.

If You Really Love Christmas That Much, Why Don't You Prove It?

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 12.24.2013 | Weird News

You may have seen your fair share of Nativity scenes and sipped your way through some grocery store eggnog, but we bet you still hum most of the words...

LOOK: Christmas Photos And Facts

Posted 01.25.2014 | Religion

Christmas is the holiday celebrated by millions around the globe that commemorates the birth of Jesus Christ. Dates To Know In many Western church...

Everything You Know About Christmas Is Wrong

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

Did you know Christmas was banned in the United States and candy canes aren't religious?

Christmas Factoids Explained!

Liz Smith | Posted 02.23.2013 | Entertainment
Liz Smith

"What if there had been room at the inn?" So many people have asked this question that I don't know who to attribute it to.

Christmas On The Brain: The Science Behind The Season

Michael Taft | Posted 02.14.2012 | Healthy Living
Michael Taft

No matter how you might feel about the holiday season personally, it's interesting to think about what may be behind all the crazy traditions: a little bit of the science behind the season.

Try Your Hand At Our Christmas Quiz

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

Happy holidays from all of us at HuffPost! It's a great time to test your general knowledge about all things Christmas with our Christmas Day quiz. P...