This is a post celebrating random things about the holidays.

  • Most people think you gain about 5 lbs during the holidays.  In this study, the average person gained less than 1 lb during this time. 
  • “Surviving Holiday Hell” — I think it’s a hilarious title to a story in Psychology Today
  • Here’s the list of the most hated Christmas songs.
  • How much will celebrities spend for the holidays?  Forbes wrote a story here.  BTW, the story also states:

U.S. consumers plan to spend an average of $816.69 on holiday-related shopping this year and another $106.67 on purchases for themselves, according to a survey conducted by BIGresearch on behalf of the National Retail Federation.

Happy Festivus!