The Night Before Christmas

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Do you read "The Night Before Christmas" on the night before Christmas?

Yes
8
47%
No
3
18%
Not on Christmas eve but over the holiday season
6
35%
 
Total votes: 17

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The Night Before Christmas

Postby GreenElf » Wed Nov 08, 2006 10:57 am

In my family I have tried to keep up this tradition of reading this story to my children when I tuck them in on Christmas Eve. Does anybody else?
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Postby GreenElf » Wed Nov 08, 2006 10:59 am

I know there are many different versions of the story out there....well the same story but different pictures and authors so I usually end up reading 4-5 different books of all the same story... its fun though and the kids seem to enjoy it.
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Postby msclaus » Wed Nov 08, 2006 1:28 pm

Sometime during the Christmas season we end up reading a version of it.
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Postby MHooch » Wed Nov 08, 2006 11:38 pm

Wouldn't miss it!

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Postby Dudley » Thu Nov 09, 2006 12:33 am

I pull out the comic book version , done by the staff of MAD and published in PANIC...Will Elder, the artist...always great for a laugh..and everybody gathers around to dig the chicken fat..(what they called all those little gags he would stick in the cartoons..)
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Postby GreenElf » Thu Nov 09, 2006 8:34 am

oooo thats sounds like it would be a great verson....MAD Mag!...
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Postby EvilMel » Thu Nov 09, 2006 9:41 am

Ok so I voted no...but now I remember that at my husband's uncle's house...we do listen to him read it. So I guess I should change my vote to yes because we go over there about every other year for Christmas eve.

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Postby airhead » Tue Nov 06, 2007 3:41 pm

I have sometimes.
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Postby Silver Belle » Thu Nov 15, 2007 8:38 pm

Well the way it goes down in our house is that we do read it on Christmas Eve, but we've already read it a couple of times this season too. And that's pretty much how it's gone the past couple of years.. :)
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Postby Blinky » Tue Nov 20, 2007 6:47 am

My Grandkids watch dvd's of the Santa Movie's with Tim Allen and The Grinch of couse and other Christmas Movies like White Christmas, Belles Of ST. Mary's, It's a Wonderful Life etc..


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