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If Santa lives at the North Pole he's screwed.

I don’t think wishing for a white Christmas is really a wish for climate change, at least not where Abby and I live. I’m pretty sure her dad set up this whole conversation just for the sake of that song– chip off the old block and all.

But there are places where Christmas snow really is a sign of a frightening change in climate.

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sugar is in our DNA. really. it's called deoxyribose

Sweet tooth is of course a metaphor; he does not actually have any real teeth left, the sugar took them all.

It is the most powerful enemy, greater than the penguin that took his eye or the polar bear that took his leg, because it has the power not just to drive him away, but to call him home.

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