Aw! These penguins in Santa Claus suits will melt your cold, cold hearts

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By Low Lai Chow in New Eco, Video on Thursday 25 December 2014

If there is one thing we know we can never tire of, it is cute little penguins dressed up in whatever. Well, specifically for the birthday of Jesus, how about some penguins in Santa Claus suits? This happened last year when an amusement park in South Korea decided to thrill visitors by staging daily festive penguin […]

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This Santa rides on cables high up in the mountains instead of a sleigh pulled by his reindeers

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By Kenny Ong in Cool Travel on Thursday 25 December 2014

Have you been good or bad this year? If you have behaved impeccably but don’t own a chimney, you may want to seat yourself inside a cable car at the scenic Shiniuzhai resort of Pingjiang county in Hunan Province of China. Because it is here that Santa has given Rudolph and his other reindeers some […]

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Coca Cola’s St. Nick gets a 21st century makeover with couture clothing

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By Rachel Oakley in New Fashion on Thursday 18 December 2014

We all know the Santa Claus who appears on the Coca Cola ads during Christmas time. But did you know that jolly figure has been around since the 1920s?

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This Santa has 94% of his body covered in tattoos (some of them Christmas tattoos!)

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By Rachel Oakley in New Photography on Thursday 11 December 2014

Never judge a book by its cover, especially when that cover is inked from head to toe! Meet Vitor Martins, a resident of Sao Caetano do Sul near Sao Paulo, Brazil. He’s covered in tattoos-in fact 94% of his body is inked-with a mix match of designs covering his body up to his neck. Peace signs, famous faces, and even Santa Claus are tatted onto this man.

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Proof that Gandalf is more badass than Santa

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By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Wednesday 26 December 2012

Some time back, this article about the intuitive advantage of long hair started circulating on the Internet. Now here’s a somewhat relevant take on the power of white beards — the longer the white beard, the more magical, according to UK designer Stepher Wildish. Of course, this means Gandalf has more magical powers compared to […]

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Give Santa a much needed makeover

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By yay-me in Cool Websites on Thursday 16 December 2010

Check out this fun site where you create a brand new look for Santa and then send custom e-cards to your friends. Yup, we agree, it’s time to ditch the red suit!

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