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WATCH: The Many Reactions Kids Have to Meeting Santa Claus

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    Trying to Get the Perfect Photo With Santa

    A good Santa is ready for anything when a child comes to sit in his lap, from an over-excited kid to a petrified one. (Published Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017)

    Every parent knows that bringing their child to meet Santa can produce either an adorable or hilarious photo.

    NBC Boston joined two Santa Clauses on the job to see how different children react to Jolly Old Saint Nick. Some of the children could not contain their excitement, while some of the younger ones didn't know what to make of the Christmas legend.

    Good thing these Santas know just what to do when a child is a little nervous, or scared, to meet them for a photo opportunity.

    The Many Faces of Meeting SantaThe Many Faces of Meeting Santa

    We spent some time with one of these fine Santas last year to learn how he gets in the Christmas spirit, and how he makes that beard look so good. Let's just say that being Santa Claus is a full-time job.

    What it's Like to Be a Santa ClausWhat it's Like to Be a Santa Claus

    Dan Greenleaf is a Santa Claus who looks, and actually acts, the part of Jolly Ol' Saint Nick.
    (Published Monday, Dec. 19, 2016)


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