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O2 Asks For Promo Vouchers Back After Christmas Cock-Up

Over Christmas, O2 thought it would get in with the seasonal cheer and offer free £20 vouchers for new customers who sign up for some of its phones. Unfortunately its claim-back system went tits up and fired out multiple vouchers to some lucky chancers. Now it wants them back.

Where Christmas Lights Go to Die

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Welcome to Shijiao. It's a bustling town in China that just so happens to be the unofficial capital of dead and unwanted Christmas lights. According to The Atlantic, 20 million pounds of old Christmas lights make it through Shijao every year. What the heck for?

WAHHHH! These Horrible People Didn't Get What They Wanted for Christmas

By Casey Chan on at

Christmas! A cheerful time, right? The spirit, the decorations, the gift giving, the time off, it's supposed to be happy! Not for these horrible people. Ungrateful punks and out-of-touch teens have all taken to Twitter to complain about what they didn't get for Christmas and how they now hate life and everything Santa Claus. It's a shit show.

Will Christmas Defeat Porn This Year?

By Sam Biddle on at

Most people only care about Christmas for a few weeks out of every year, but porn is on our minds every day. But what's this? Each year "Christmas" briefly eclipses "porn" on Google? Will purity reign? Not this year, baby.

Santa and Father Christmas Are Two Separate Chaps, and Coke Didn't Create Either of Them

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Our new favourite YouTube director CGP Grey is back, just in time for Christmas, to educate us about the fat man we call Father Christmas. Contrary to popular belief, Coke didn't manufacture Santa, just cheekily pinched him for its advertising campaigns. Plus, what we Brits think of as Father Christmas doesn't even wear red and white at all (that's the American's Santa), and should be clad in green and white.