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Fun, Free Online Christmas Activities with Santa

Monday, December 21, 2009

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Fun, Free Online Christmas Activities with Santa

Note: I originally wrote this for Dadomatic As Christmas draws near, I thought I’d share some fun online sites you might like to share with your children this holiday season. Of course a quick Google search will yield you thousands of results, but here are a few I’ve enjoyed with my kids. My 4 year old especially [...]

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NORAD Tracking Santa for their 53rd Christmas

Wednesday, December 24, 2008

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In 1955 a Sears & Roebuck store in Colorado Springs advertised for children to call and talk to Santa. Only trouble was that the misprinted phone number connected the children to the Commander in Chief of CONAD, responsible for the tracking of possible incoming ICBMs over North American airspace. Colonel Harry Shoup happily gave children [...]

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Buy a Book For Christmas

Friday, November 7, 2008

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I only recently discovered the cleverly written publishing blog of the mysterious “Moonrat“, an anonymous editor at an unrevealed publishing house. In a recent post, Moonrat (ok, so I feel silly typing that) discusses what went wrong with the publishing industry in October, 2008 -  lamenting the returns issues we publisher face, and offers a suggestion [...]

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