Texting St. Nick

    Santa knows when you’ve been naughty, he knows when you’ve been nice.  And now Santa can tell you exactly how naughty or nice you’ve been via text, twitter, or personalized video.

    Post offices in Philadelphia claim to be receiving far less mail addressed to the North Pole this year, reports the Associated Press.  Instead of hand-writing letters to ol’ Kris Kringle, parents and kids have found more modern ways to connect with St. Nick.

    Read about how some parents and entrepreneurs are conjuring Santa through digital media.

    Comment and share your thoughts about keeping the magic of Kris Kringle alive on Sixth Square.

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