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Obama Lights the Tree One Last Time

Joined by his wife, Michelle, and daughter Sasha, Barack Obama lit the National Christmas Tree for the final time of his presidency.
Let It Glow! With Lasers, a Holiday Home Decorating Craze Takes Off

Let It Glow! With Lasers, a Holiday Home Decorating Craze Takes Off

Tammy and Paul York are using the Star Shower laser Christmas lights for a second year, at their home in Colorado Springs. “We’re getting older, so we didn’t have to worry about injuring ourselves,”
In Montreal, an Ungainly and Unloved Christmas Tree

In Montreal, an Ungainly and Unloved Christmas Tree

Montreal’s skinny, misshapen and widely unloved Christmas tree.
Canada Today: Energy Project Clash, Christmas Tree Scorn and Rules on Marijuana

Canada Today: Energy Project Clash, Christmas Tree Scorn and Rules on Marijuana

Ken and Arlene Boon, farmers whose property is being expropriated for a Site C-related highway realignment. The Boons were among several landowners who filed legal challenges that were dismissed.
I Bought A Fake Christmas Tree Because I’m Not A Deluded Simpleton

I Bought A Fake Christmas Tree Because I’m Not A Deluded Simpleton

Time for your weekly edition of the Deadspin Funbag. Got something on your mind? Email the Funbag. Today, we’re covering the Chargers, Christmas gifts, seasonal porn, and more. Read more...
Baltics Journal: Who Tossed On the First Tinsel? Two Baltic Capitals Disagree

Baltics Journal: Who Tossed On the First Tinsel? Two Baltic Capitals Disagree

A choir at the Christmas tree festival in Riga, Latvia. The city claims that it is the site of the world’s first decorated Christmas tree, in 1510.
What in the World: The Christmas Pickle: A Tradition Taken With a Pinch of Salt

What in the World: The Christmas Pickle: A Tradition Taken With a Pinch of Salt

As the Weihnachtsgurke tradition goes, the first child to find the pickle ornament on the Christmas tree is assured of good luck in the coming year and a special gift.
The DIY Christmas Tree Is Just an Excuse to Drink More Wine

The DIY Christmas Tree Is Just an Excuse to Drink More Wine

Just in case you needed a reason to drink more wine, this festive DIY is the perfect excuse to do just that. Wine bottle Christmas trees are a pretty alternative that also make great conversation
The DIY Christmas Tree Is Just an Excuse to Drink More Wine

The DIY Christmas Tree Is Just an Excuse to Drink More Wine

Just in case you needed a reason to drink more wine, this festive DIY is the perfect excuse to do just that. Wine bottle Christmas trees are a pretty alternative that also make great conversation
The Most Absurd Transformers Crossover Ever, and More Toys We're Thankful for This Week

The Most Absurd Transformers Crossover Ever, and More Toys We're Thankful for This Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly roundup of the coolest toys we’ll inevitably be spending all our hard earned money on by next Black Friday. We’ve got adorable Lego Justice League members,
The Most Absurd Transformers Crossover Ever, and More Toys We're Thankful for This Week

The Most Absurd Transformers Crossover Ever, and More Toys We're Thankful for This Week

Welcome back to Toy Aisle, io9's weekly roundup of the coolest toys we’ll inevitably be spending all our hard earned money on by next Black Friday. We’ve got adorable Lego Justice League members,
Here Are Some Handy Tips For Securing A Christmas Tree To Your Car

Here Are Some Handy Tips For Securing A Christmas Tree To Your Car

Now that Thanksgiving is over and done with, most of us can focus on the next big hurdle: Christmas. And since all retail stores collectively have started playing Christmas music on repeat until the
Why You’ll Probably Pay More for Your Christmas Tree This Year

Why You’ll Probably Pay More for Your Christmas Tree This Year

Stacking freshly harvested Christmas trees in Philomath, Ore., in November. Market forces have driven tree prices higher this year and, in some places, created a scarcity.
Why You’ll Probably Pay More for Your Christmas Tree This Year

Why You’ll Probably Pay More for Your Christmas Tree This Year

Stacking freshly harvested Christmas trees in Philomath, Ore., in November. Market forces have driven tree prices higher this year and, in some places, created a scarcity.

Tom Gauld’s “Holiday Track”

Françoise Mouly interviews the artist Tom Gauld about the inspiration behind “Holiday Track,” his illustration for the cover of the December 11, 2017, issue of The New Yorker.
What's with all the upside-down Christmas trees this year?

What's with all the upside-down Christmas trees this year?

As the holidays draw nearer, you may have noticed a weird Christmas trend popping up on social media: the upside-down Christmas tree. So what's the deal? Why are people suddenly turning their
How Much for That Tree? $35 in Harlem, or $135 in SoHo

How Much for That Tree? $35 in Harlem, or $135 in SoHo

George Nash and his wife, Jane Waterman, come to New York City from Vermont each winter to sell Christmas trees. Their operation comprises 18 tree stands and dozens of employees.
Christmas time means loads of sneaky cats getting stuck in trees

Christmas time means loads of sneaky cats getting stuck in trees

'Tis the season to be a total jerk if you're a cat. Oh wait, that's ALL YEAR ROUND.People on Twitter have been sharing images of their feline pals clambering into their Christmas trees. just caught
Watch what could happen if you forget to water your Christmas tree

Watch what could happen if you forget to water your Christmas tree

The last thing you want to do is ruin Christmas... and your entire house. You probably don't want that either. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission posted a video Dec. 5 of the difference

Hillary Clinton is available to take the place of your customary Christmas tree angel this year

Since she’s not busy being president, Hillary Clinton is wholly available to sit atop your Christmas tree this year. Or, her likeness is, anyway. A…