CHICAGO The phones are jingling off the hook at Dial-a-Carol, a student-run project on the University of Illinois' Champaign campus. It's a hotline of sorts for people who prefer hearing holiday music sung by a choir of amateurs who've been up all night studying.
"Dear Santa, please note that I am registered at the following websites this Christmas. Feel free to click the links to make it easier for you and the elves this holiday season."Behold, the Santa letter of the future.
For the Perry family, Christmas this year will be a little different.The festivities will not be held at grandmas house, or at home in Nashua, N.H., but in a hospital room where Owen Perry, 12, is receiving treatment for acute myeloid leukemia.
1. Before you head to your companys holiday party, consider this: You may be drunker than you think when the soiree finishes. Jeff Rossen conducted a social experiment with volunteers, proving most peoples judgment is impaired when they decide to get behind the wheel of a car.2.