DailyDirt: Spoiler Alert... Santa Claus Ain't Real

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We've mentioned before how Santa is not quite believable, even though there are various explanations trying to defend his existence. If you have young children, you might be debating when to reveal the truth behind Santa. Maybe it doesn't really matter. Here are just a few links related to parenting kids, and maybe your kids will find out about Santa on their own someday. If you'd like to read more awesome and interesting stuff, check out this unrelated (but not entirely random!) Techdirt post via StumbleUpon.
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Filed Under: bah humbug, christmas, parenting, santa, spoiled kids, xmas

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    Anonymous Coward, 23 Dec 2014 @ 6:19pm

    I can't remember when I stopped believing in Santa, though around 8-9 sounds about right. No 'shocking revelation', or conversation with my parents on the subject, just eventually reached a point where it was generally understood at school, and at home that Santa wasn't real.

    Any research into when kids stop getting wildly excited when you get them a mere 10 or 20 dollars as a Christmas gift? That's what I've gotten my cousins' kids for the past couple of years, and it's been entertaining to see them get all excited over relatively small sums of cash.

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