It doesn't take an ax-wielding Santa to make a holiday photo awkward. Indeed, uncomfortable holiday photos are as much a staple of the season as egg nog and decorating the Christmas tree. Here, a collection of endearingly embarrassing moments with Santa. (And thanks to our readers for the submissions!)
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