santa

Gifts

People Sum Up the Worst Gifts They've Ever Received in Six Words

"A used copy of 'People' magazine."
Anna Goldfarb
12.26.17
san francisco

The Freaky, Fabulous Story of Marlena's, San Francisco's Santa-Studded Drag Bar

Marlena’s may be gone, but everyone has a story to tell about the most Christmassy drag bar—or draggiest Christmas bar—there ever was.
Mayukh Sen
12.19.17
10 Questions

10 Questions You Always Wanted to Ask a Santa

"Children still respect Santa, drunks don’t."
Rebecca Baden
12.12.17
Blackface

The Netherlands Just Had Its Annual Christmas Blackface Fight

As part of the country's Sinterklaas celebrations, people dress up as Zwarte Piet by wearing blackface.
Rokhaya Seck
12.11.17
LGBTQ

This Author Is Under Attack for Making Santa Black and Gay

'Santa's Husband' twists the evolving tradition of who and what Santa Claus represents. Its creator tells us what he's learned from the furor that's followed.
Valentina Valentini
10.11.17
Photos

Photographs of the Darker Side of Christmas

Images of gingerbread nightmares, nutcracker rampages and fruitcake gluttony.
Elizabeth Renstrom
12.25.16
christmas

The Definitive Ranking of my Mother’s Animatronic Dancing Santas

There can be only one Number One Best Dancing Santa.
Graham Isador
12.24.16
THE VICE PODCAST

The VICE UK Podcast: Christmas Special

We go to the pub and talk about childhood bedroom shagging and drunk parents - plus Oobah tells kids Santa isn't real.
VICE Staff
12.23.16
Art

Christmas 2016 Deserves This Uncomfortable Hairless Dancing CGI Santa | Insta of the Week

You don't want this guy coming down your chimney. Too bad.
Beckett Mufson
12.16.16
Stuff

How Old Were You When You Found Out the Horrible Truth About Santa?

You know? That awful, awful thing?
Marianne Eloise
12.16.16
Noisey News

Gucci Mane Gave Out Gifts at NYC’s SantaCon, Just Like the Real Santa But Better

The East Atlanta Santa appeared to spread glad tidings at the annual event.
Lauren O'Neill
12.12.16
Nice Job!

What It's Actually Like to be a Shopping Centre Santa

"Obviously you've gotta love kids and everything. But it was a routine thing that kids would throw up on you and pee on you."
Tiffy Thompson
12.11.16
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