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Humbug! Where does that word come from anyway?

"Bah Humbug!"The phrase, uttered by more than a century of Christmas scrooges across page and screen, has been popularized by almost endless adaptations of Charles Dickens' classic, "A Christmas Carol."But what does the word "humbug" really mean?It's Humbug Day, and…

What you probably didn't know about 'Jingle Bells'

Christmas is just around the corner. This year, instead of jumping into endless political conversations at the dinner table, try throwing some Christmas knowledge at your family. The surprising history of one of America's most beloved Christmas songs,

Best places to celebrate Christmas

As the song goes, Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year. But which cities are more wonderful than others when it comes to celebrating the holidays?