Urban Legends Reference Pages: Christmas


Subject:
Holidays and Observances Individually , Holidays & Observances , Christmas , Dragons, Dreams, & Daring Deeds , Boxing Day , Cards , Folklore , Symbols , General Resources

Description:
The site offers over two dozen Christmas legends and myths, including Jesus' birth date, the number of wise men, the accepted meaning of the Immaculate Conception, the origin of the Yule log, the symbolism of candy canes, Christmas cards, Boxing Day, the Twelve Days of Christmas, and more, while discrediting some commonly accepted Christmas news stories. Do not miss the fruitcake page. From the Urban Legends Reference Pages.

Creator:
Mikkelson, Barbara; Mikkelson, David P.

Publisher:
Urban Legends Reference Pages

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.snopes.com/holidays/christmas/


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