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Screw Santa Claus and Celebrate Befana, Italy's Kidnapping Christmas Witch

Say "ciao" to the Yuletide legend who rides a broom and brings naughty kids to her cannibal husband for dinner.
Mary McGill
12.22.17
Televisión
Televisión

How ‘The O.C.’s Chrismukkah Became a Real Life Holiday

Seth Cohen made up the Christmas and Hanukkah holiday combo in season one of the teen drama. Now it's taken on a life of its own.
Daniel Spielberger
12.13.17
POP CULTURE
POP CULTURE

Remembering Lindsay Lohan's Bonkers Christmas Light Feud with an Entire English Town

“Everyone knows where Kettering is... It’s famous as the home of Weetabix breakfast cereal.”
Sirin Kale
12.12.17
Sex machina
Sex machina

Give Yourself the Gift of a Sloppy Hometown Hook-Up This Holiday Season

Sometimes, sealing the deal with the bro who religiously farted in pre-calculus is just the Christmas gift you needed.
Maria Yagoda
11.30.17
Culture
Culture

'I Cried All Winter': People Share the Moment They Realized Santa Wasn't Real

From sadistic elementary school teachers to parents who are just bad at lying, learning the cold, hard truth about Santa is traumatizing—even, or especially, if you're 14 years old at the time.
Sophie Saint Thomas
12.22.16
politics
politics

Why the Dutch Holiday Tradition of Blackface Won't Go Away

Every year, Dutch and Belgian people celebrate Christmas by donning blackface, despite increasing outcry over the practice.
Sarah Hagi
12.21.16
FOOD
FOOD

Competitive Eaters Share Tips on How Best to Stuff Your Face at Christmas

Tis the season of stretchy pants and burps that end with a little bit of vomit in your mouth. Here's advice on how to eat as much turkey as humanly possible without losing it all over the table.
Sirin Kale
12.20.16
Culture
Culture

We Asked Santa Which Celebrities and Politicians Are on This Year's Naughty List

According to a professional Santa we consulted, coal is now too expensive to give to naughty children—but Donald Trump would get a stocking full of it if it weren't.
Zing Tsjeng
12.15.16
christmas
christmas

In Frenzied Bid to Save Christmas, Parents Are Spending Hundreds on Stuffed Eggs

In a craze reminiscent of the Tickle Me Elmo hysteria of the 90s, a shortage of Hatchimals, stuffed animals that hatch out of eggs, has led to outrageous bidding wars.
Mitchell Sunderland
12.13.16
christmas
christmas

Why Kids Are Unreasonably Terrified of Santa Claus

Psychologists believe that he frightens young children because of his ability to judge them as naughty or nice.
Emalie Marthe
12.11.16
Work
Work

I Found Him Dangling from the Roof: The Most Insane Office Christmas Parties

"My face was covered in blood, I had a black eye, and my head felt like caving in."
Sophie Saint Thomas
12.10.16
Culture
Culture

Retail Employees Share Their Holiday Season Horror Stories

"My manager took off running after the couple while I cried."
Emalie Marthe
12.3.16