Christmas Countdown

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Yes, sir its that time of the year once again. It's time for our annual Christmas Countdown. Here's an eclectic assortment of #CityImages best and most favorite Christmas news stories.

This Christian holiday honors the birth of Jesus Christ and has evolved over two millennia into a worldwide religious and secular spectacular, incorporating many pre-Christian, pagan traditions into the festivities along the way. Christmas is a time for family and friends to gather together celebrating and exchanging gifts.

There are less than two weeks left before that most wonderful of all holidays. Merry Christmas, Feliz Navidad, 圣诞快乐...etc.

What is the Christmas story? The history of our festive traditions and Santa Claus http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/history-of-christmas-facts-story-94...

A brief history of London’s Christmas lights http://www.citymetric.com/business/brief-history-london-s-christmas-ligh...

Sarah Michelle Gellar's 5 must-have Christmas gifts https://www.today.com/popculture/sarah-michelle-gellar-s-5-must-have-chr...

Win This Game by Never Hearing Wham's 'Last Christmas' http://lifehacker.com/win-this-game-by-never-hearing-whams-last-christma...

Hundreds usher in Christmas at Hoover Historical Center http://www.thesuburbanite.com/news/20171204/hundreds-usher-in-christmas-...

CLASSIC Paul McCartney's Christmas Disc 1965 https://youtu.be/aOoHlpf6hBQ http://www.bootlegpedia.com/en/product/HMC_011

Best Pop Christmas Songs Playlist 2017 - The Most Popular Christmas Song... https://youtu.be/e9JzgZBRIRc