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Santa's New-fangled Christmas 7

December 23, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Then, it was Christmas Eve. 

Cupid wouldn't fly.

He was not going to miss the last episode of GORT. (GameOf Reindeer Thrones.)

 

1. CUPID REFUSES1. CUPID REFUSES


Santa's New-fangled Christmas 6

December 22, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

"What next?" Santa groaned. 

There it was. A very official notice from the Government calling for transparency.

But, Mrs. Claus found an old document stating that Santa could do darn well do what he liked. It was signed by Peter the Great.

So Santa didn't worry anymore.

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Santa's New-fangled Christmas 5

December 21, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Rudolf was still feeling left out. Every morning he was right there 

at Santa's pillow. Santa remembered having a dog that licked him in the face every morning. 6. AND YOU HAVE A DOG ?6. AND YOU HAVE A DOG ?Wake up, Santa.

That was nothing compared to a wet, snotty, reindeer nose!


Santa's New-fangled Christmas 4

December 20, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

Blitzen was unhappy with Donner. "He forgot to get his flu shot. And..."

3. DONDER FORGOT HIS FLU SHOT3. DONDER FORGOT HIS FLU SHOT


Santa's New-fangled Christmas 3

December 19, 2017  •  Leave a Comment

 

Rudolf felt un-needed, of course.

Santa hid his GPS in his pocket.

But that Rudolf had his nose out of joint 2. RUDOLF'S JEALOUS _20171210_0001 copy2. RUDOLF'S JEALOUS _20171210_0001 copy was the least of his problems. With Christmas one day away, Blitzen came tattling.