BTW 010 – Santa Claus, Christmas, and Pen Names!

Hello, fellow earthlings!  How are you?  I am good.  Last week, my parents went to Florida WITHOUT ME!  Can you believe that?  But…anyways, they brought me back some really cool presents:  A Geo-Light, a pack of Bazooka Bubblegum and a roll of rainbow duct tape!  Later today I am going to make wallets out of the duct tape with my mom, which will be fun!  Now, let’s get looking at the Post of the Week!

Fun Facts & Joke of the Week!

Fun Fact No. 1

Santa Claus is also known as Saint Nicholas, Father Christmas, Grandfather Frost and Kris Kringle.

Fun Fact No. 2

Santa’s ninth reindeer was originally named Rolo and then Reginald, before Robert L. May settled on Rudolph in his 1939 song “Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer.”

Fun Fact No. 3

In Germany, mistletoe has a strange name which is “Dung on a Twig.”  Mistletoe got this name because a bird called the Mistlethrush eats the berries, digests the seeds, and then leaves droppings, which eventually grow into new mistletoe plants!

Joke of the Week!

Joke Man:  What is white and red and goes up and down, up and down, up and down and up and down?

Sadie:  I don’t know Mr. Joke Man.

Joke Man:  Santa Claus playing with buttons in an elevator!

Links and Videos of the Week!

Here is the link to a website that tells you what Santa is called in different places around the world: Santa Clause Around the World!

Also, here is a link to a great website for learning math!  Create an account by clicking here!

Book of the Week!

The book of the week this week is a adventure novel called Santa Exposed! (Only read this book if you want to know the truth), by Guy Incognito.

Thanks for Listening!

Once again, thanks for listening and I hope that you enjoyed!  Also, don’t forget to leave me a comment telling me what you call Santa Claus!  So until next week, keep on reading and come back next week!


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