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    December 7, 2011

    Another intriguing tale from my wonderful new US correspondent (erm, it’s my big brother, and no, he’s not being paid, unless you count his Christmas pair of socks. Oooops, I think I may have let the tinsel-decked cat out of the festive bag there). Apparently Santa in the States is now so thoroughly au fait with our dire economic times that he has been trained to size up a child’s parents when they plop their offspring onto his red-clad knee,…

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