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Why These Three Real-Life Santas Legally Changed Their Name To 'Santa Claus'

HuffPost Live | Emily Tess Katz | Posted 12.23.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

Turns out Santa Claus is real. And there's -- at least -- three of him! Santa Claus, Santa Claus and Santa A. Claus all joined HuffPost Live on Mon...

Fear and Loathing of Santa Claus

Karen Ann Kennedy | Posted 01.30.2015 | Comedy
Karen Ann Kennedy

When I was a child, I hated Santa Claus. Yes, you read that sentence correctly. I hated the whole idea of Santa. Who was this creepy guy who snuck into my house at night while I was sleeping? If he could get in, who else could get in?

One Smokin' Hot Christmas

Rob Hiaasen | Posted 02.18.2014 | Comedy
Rob Hiaasen

My family had a styrofoam Santa sleigh with a plump cotton Santa and nine wax reindeer. Maybe it was the lack of quality adult magazines, I don't know, but I had one of those ideas so profoundly stupid it made future mistakes seem like child's play.

17 Times Santa Had More Important Sh*t To Do Than Deliver Your Presents

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy

Santa Claus's annual Christmas Eve global gift-delivery service has become an essential part of the Christmas season itself. But, as is true for any c...

'Signing Santa' Brings Christmas Joy In The Best Way Possible

The Huffington Post | Amanda Scherker | Posted 12.06.2013 | Good News

A "Signing Santa Day" celebration at a Virginia shopping mall brought some holiday cheer to local children with hearing loss. The Fair Oaks Mall in...

Is Santa Just a Big, Fat LIE?

Jackie Morgan MacDougall | Posted 02.03.2013 | Parents
Jackie Morgan MacDougall

Forget visions of sugar plums, Christmas gives me visions of future therapy sessions dancing in my head. Because someday is the not-so-distant future, I'm going to have to admit that Santa is a big, fat lie.

79-Year-Old Man Plays Santa For 62 Years

The Courier News | Posted 12.15.2011 | Impact

Friends and family members say Gene Murtas is truly a jolly old soul as he’s volunteered his time to many organizations and groups for the past 62 y...

Parents And Pastors Wrestle With The Place Of Santa At Christmas (POLL)

Posted 12.08.2011 | Religion

By Adelle M. Banks Religion News Service (RNS) When the Rev. John McCausland crafted his Christmas Eve sermon at his Episcopal church in Weare, N....

Elementary Teacher To Students: Santa Claus Is Not Real

The Huffington Post | Laura Hibbard | Posted 12.05.2011 | Education

It wasn't the Grinch who stole Christmas for a class of second graders at George W. Miller Elementary School in Nanuet, N.Y. Instead, it was their tea...

A Christmas Miracle

Hillary St. Pierre | Posted 02.03.2012 | Parents
Hillary St. Pierre

The first time I heard the wish was in April, eight months before Christmas, when most children have forgotten that Santa is watching. "Mom, for Christmas, I am going to ask Santa to make you better."

6 Lessons Santa Teaches Better Than Any Guru

Ed and Deb Shapiro | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Ed and Deb Shapiro

Whether Santa is real or not really doesn't matter, as he has been endowed with some remarkable qualities that we can all learn from.