Every year the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas are the most busiest times for everyone, from the shoppers to the retail stores, nationwide. The Online Trading Academy has created an infographic about the Christmas Economy with facts on holiday spending. Take a look below has some fanscinating facts on top gift ideas, traditional behaviors when it comes to spending, and the top holiday stock picks from the pros.
The feud erupted Christmas morning after Sheen, the star of Channel 9’s sitcom sensation Two and a Half Men, flew to Colorado from LA to spend time with wife Brooke Mueller and their twin boys, Max and Bob. The pair had been living apart and had simmering marital problems. Soon after Sheen arrived at their $7.5 million Aspen chalet, he and Mueller began arguing until Sheen allegedly throttled Mueller, US [ Read More ]
A woman jumped the barriers in St. Peter’s Basilica and knocked down Pope Benedict XVI as he walked down the main aisle to begin Christmas Eve Mass on Thursday. Pope Benedict XVI was not hurt during the incident ,he quickly picked himself up. A woman who pushed the pope appeared to be mentally unstable and had been arrested by Vatican police. She also knocked down Cardinal Roger Etchegaray, who was [ Read More ]
Several years ago, we added another holiday tradition to our list — helping NORAD keep tabs on Santa every Christmas Eve.NORAD’s Santa-tracking dates back to 1955, when a Sears and Roebuck magazine ad in Colorado Springs accidentally directed readers to call NORAD instead of the “Talk-to-Santa” hotline they were advertising. Embracing the holiday spirit, the folks at NORAD provided callers with Santa’s location according to their radar and have tracked [ Read More ]
Today, Christmas festival is celebrated on a grand-scale in India as well as in all over the world. Christians and even the non-Christian community take part with great enthusiasm in the different festivities associated with it. Christmas celebration varies in various parts of India. In some parts, small clay oil-burning lamps, mango leaves etc are used as Christmas decorations and banana and mango trees are decorated. Churches, Markets and homes [ Read More ]
Most commonly used tree are: Douglas-fir, Balsam Fir, Fraser Fir, Grand Fir, Guatemalan Fir, Noble Fir, Red Fir, Colorado Pine, Jeffrey Pine, Scots Pine, Stone Pine, Norfolk Island pine. Many cities, towns, and department stores put up public Christmas trees, but i think you never see tree like that: