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Christmas Crooks Are on the Loose This Holiday Season — Dollars and Sense

Employee theft and shoplifting will cost retailers nearly $9 billion this holiday season, and unfortunately it's the upstanding consumer who pays for that loss in the end.

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The 10 Craziest Christmas-Themed Video Games

Christmas-themed video games might seem like the best way for developers to cash in on the holiday season, but there's a conspicuous lack of these titles on the market. Believe it or not, this is a good thing, because the vast majority of Christmas games to date have been pretty bad and, what's more, inexplicably weird.

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Jimmy Falon Has A Little Holiday Fun With Mariah Carey and The Roots Backstage [VIDEO]

I always thought Jimmy Falon was funny, and laughed at some of his creations with SNL. When he was given his own show, I thought, is he that funny and entertaining. The answer is YES!

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Seasonal Work Is Hard to Fill Regardless of Unemployment Rate

There was a time when a person would do just about anything in order to make ends meet. However, even with the unemployment rate dangling somewhere around 8 percent, many companies claim that they cannot find enough help to staff their operations.

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12 Santas Who Might Be Drunk

Even though Santa has an awesome job, it can be super stressful at times. Sure he's a jolly ol' guy who gives out presents for a living, but when Christmas Eve rolls around, things can get really tricky. If you think about it, the guy has to pull off delivering like, millions and millions of presents to people all around the world, so of course Santa needs to relax a bit post-Christmas. You know-- hop in the jaccuzi, get a massage or down a couple dozen chocolate chip cookies while the elves give him a manicure.

However, there are times Santa goes a little overboard with this whole "relaxing" thing, and he knocks back a few too many drinks (and we're not talking about milk). Basically, the guy gets extra, extra tipsy. He ends up passing out on sidewalks, subways and even right next to the Christmas tree. Who know Saint Nick was such a party animal?

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Your Grandmother’s Gingerbread Boy Recipe From Betty Crocker

I got hold of my Mother-In-Law's Gingerbread Boy recipe. She would bake these every year for her children and in later years her grandchildren. I'd like to share her recipe with you so you can make a Gingerbread Boy just like Grandma made back in the day.

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Be A Part Of Holiday Mail For Heros, The Deadline Is Friday, Make A Difference In a Service Person or Vets Life

I can't begin to understand the sacrifice that the men and women who serve our country must have to make or the sacrifices their family makes. Everyone is encouraged to sign and send a card to a wounded vet or service person, and here's how.

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What Are the Best and Worst Jobs for the Holiday Season?

Word on the street is that this holiday season will be one of the most successful retail seasons in years, leading many employers on a desperate search for holiday workers to help get them through this busy time. But not every job seeker gets the plum role of Santa—he has elves, and that isn't nearly as much fun.

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Happy Holidizzle, Are You An Ebenezer Snoop? Watch this Cautionary Tale [VIDEO]

Have you lost your Holiday Spirit. See Snoop tell an updated version of the Christmas Classic in this new ad campaign from Adidas. This is the long version of the story from their TV ads.

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Trendy House Celebrates Christmas Dubstep-Style

Here's a little something to get you in the Christmas spirit -- a house with super-elaborate lights that probably drives the neighbors crazy.

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The Best Ways To Price Match While You Shop

There you are in a store that has 8 of the 9 things on your family list, but one of them isn't on sale like store number 2 across town. You see that store 1 price matches. You over hear someone having problems, here's some things that will help you.

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Landlord’s Generous Christmas Gesture Goes Viral

When you hear a story about a landlord, it's usually an angry tale concerning neglect or some kind of funny business with a security deposit. Instead, this holiday season we present a tale that will make any heart grow three sizes.

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