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WELL ANOTHER SEASON OF CHRISTMAS IS HERE AND I WANT TO WISH ALL THE FOXYS A MERRY CHRISTMAS
LET ME SAY CONGRADULATIONS TO THE FOLLOWING LADIES
WAY TO GO TO MS B POKER CHAMPION
MS SUE OUR SPORTSMAN OF THE MONTH
MS NICOLE OUR MEMBER OF THE MONTH
MS CLARA STAFF OF MONTH
MS JUDY IS MINI QUEEN FOR MONTH
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NOW FOR SOME FACTS.
IN A.D.350,POPE JULIUS THE 1,BISHOP OF ROME, PROCLAIMED DECEMBER 25TH THE OFFICIAL CELEBRATION DATE OF CRIST'S BIRTHDAY.
THE GERMAN'S MADE THE FIRST ARTIFICIAL CHRISTMAS TREE OUT OF DYED GOOSE FEATHERS.
SANTA CLAUS IS BASED ON A REAL PERSON, ST.NIKOLAS OF MYRA(ALSO KNOWN AS NIKOLAOS THE WONDERWORKER, BISHOP SAINT NICHOLAS OF SMYRA, AND NIKOLAS OF BARI)WHO LIVED DURING THE FOURTH CENTURY. BORN IN PATAREA (MODERN DAY TURKEY), HE IS ONE OF THE WORLD'S MOST POPULAR NON-BIBLICAL SAINT, HES BEEN PORTRAYED BY ARTIST'S MORE OFTEN THEN ANY OTHER SAINT EXCEPT MARY.
HE IS THE PATRON SAINT OF BANKING,PIRATING,BUTCHERY,SAILING,THIEVERY,ORPHANS,ROYALTY,AND NEW YORK CITY.

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MOST OF SANTA'S REINDEER HAVE MALE-SOUNDING NAMES, SUCH AS BLITZER, COMET, AND CUPID. HOWEVER, MALE REINDEERS SHED THEIR ANTLERS AROUND CHRISTMAS, SO THE REINDEER PULLING SANTA'S SLEIGH ARE LIKELY NOT MALE,BUT FEMALE OR CASTRATI.

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THE TRADITION OF CELEBRATING CHRISTMAS OF CELEBARATING CHRISTMAS WAS BANNED IN SCOTLAND FOR NEARLY 400 YEARS UNTIL THE 1950'S. IN THE 1580'S, THIS MAGICAL FESTIVAL WAS OBLITERATED FROM THE LIST OF SCOTTISH FESTIVALS AS IT WAS SEEN TO BE SUPPORTING ROMANISM.
BOLIVIANS CELEBRATE MISA DEL GALLO OR “MASS OF THE ROOSTER” ON CHRISTMAS EVE. SOME PEOPLE BRING ROOSTERS TO THE MIDNIGHT MASS, A GESTURE THAT SYMOLIZES THE BELIEF THAT A ROOSTER WAS THE FIRST ANIMAL TO ANNOUNCE THE BIRTH OF JESUS.
IN POLAND, SPIDERS, OR SPIDER WEBS ARE COMMON CHRISTMAS TREES DECORATIONS BECAUSE ACCORDING TO LEGEND, A SPIDER WOVE A BLANKET FOR BABY JESUS. IN FACT, POLISH PEOPLE CONSIDER SPIDERS TO BE THE SYMBOL OF GOODNESS AND PROSPERITY AT CHRISTMAS.
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CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS ALLEGEDLY EVOLVED FROM THREE SISTERS WHO WERE TOO POOR TO AFFORD A MARRIAGE DOWRY AND WERE, THEREFORE, DOOMED TO A LIFE OF PROSTITUTION. THEY WERE SAVED, HOWEVER, WHEN THE WEALTHY BISHOP SAINT NIKOLAS OF SMYRA (THE PRECURSOR TO SANTA CLAUS) CREPT DOWN THEIR CHIMNEY AND GENEROUSLY FILLED THEIR STOCKINGS WITH GOLD COINS.
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MONDAY WILL START THE BEGINING OF THE 12 DAYS OF CHRISTMAS CONTEST
WHERE EVERY ONE WHO WINS A TOUR THIS MONTH IN A CERTAIN TOUR WILL RECEIVE A AVATAR DEPICTING ONE OF THE 12 DAYS
THE ONES WHO COLLECT ALL 12 BY THE END OF DECEMBER WILL RECEIVE A GIFT
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DON'T FORGET TO SEND IN YOUR MINI'S FOR THE THEME CONTEST OR HAVE MS KEY GET THEM
WINNER WILL RECEIVE A YEAR OF POGO
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NOW FOR MY CLOSING OF THE NEWSLETTER
REMEMBER THESE WORDS ON THIS HOLIDAY SEASON AND YOUR WISHES AND DREAMS WILL BE IN ABUNDANCE
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WHAT MATTERS
YEARS FROM NOW, IT WILL NOT MATTER THE TYPE OF HOME YOU HAD
WHAT YOUR BANK ACCOUNT WAS OR THE TYPE OF CAR YOU DROVE.
WHAT WILL MATTER IS THE DIFFERENCE YOU MADE IN THE LIVES YOU TOUCHED AND IN THE DIFFERENCE YOU MADE ON THIS EARTH.
CRISTEAN
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