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Yes, Virginia, There Is a Santa Claus: Google!

Dec 24, 2010, 21:02 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Mike Elgan)

[ Thanks to James Maguire for this link. ]

"To the best of my knowledge, Santa Claus and Google have never been seen in the same room. Coincidence? I think not.

"If you deconstruct the Santa Claus tradition, you'll see that it mirrors the Google reality. That's right. Google is Santa Claus!

"Consider that both Santa Claus and Google:

"• Deliver free "toys" to almost everyone around the world.

"There aren't many individuals, companies or organizations that simply give away a huge variety of free stuff. Santa Claus and Google are on the short list.

"Of course, Google is advertiser supported. Santa Claus's organization, on the other hand, is not publicly traded, so we really don't know where his revenue comes in.

"He somehow pays for a big house and factory, feeds a lot of reindeer and elves, and still manages to dress himself in fancy red clothes. He's getting money from somewhere."

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