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Life IS history in the making. Every word we say, everything we do becomes history the moment it is said or done. Life void of memories leaves nothing but emptiness. For those who might consider history boring, think again: It is who we are, what we do and why we are here. We are certainly individuals in our thoughts and deeds but we all germinated from seeds planted long, long ago.

Monday, December 22, 2014

Ho! Ho! Ho! Merry Christmas from Around the World!

It is incredibly interesting and absolutely amazing what different, unique Christmas decorations appear all around the world. What about the number of lights? Astronomical!

Fireworks explode during a Christmas tree lighting ceremony outside the Church of the Nativity in the West Bank town of Bethlehem December 6, 2014.
Christmas is very important in the Palestinian territory of the West Bank as it contains Bethlehem, the town in which Jesus was born. Bethlehem is about six miles (10 kilometres) south of Jerusalem (which is in Israel). Bethlehem means 'house of bread' and back in history was famous for growing wheat for making into bread. Read MORE...
Fireworks illuminate the world's biggest floating Christmas tree on Dec. 5, 
in the opening ceremony at Rodrigo de Freitas Lagoon in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. 
  (Antonio Scorza / AFP - Getty Images)

Grinchmas at Universal Studios Hollywood

Disneyland Paris

Christmas Lights Around the World

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