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  • A South Korean diver dressed as Santa Claus or Father Christmas swims with fish during a Christmas event at the Coex Aquarium in Seoul on December 11, 2010. Christmas is one of the biggest holidays celebrated in South Korea with Christians forming over half the population. AFP PHOTO / PARK JI-HWAN (Photo credit should read PARK JI-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images) PARK JI-HWAN / STRINGER

  • A South Korean diver dressed as Santa Claus or Father Christmas swims with fish as children watch during a Christmas event at the Coex Aquarium in Seoul on December 11, 2010. Christmas is one of the biggest holidays celebrated in South Korea with Christians forming over half the population. TOPSHOTS AFP PHOTO / PARK JI-HWAN (Photo credit should read PARK JI-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images) PARK JI-HWAN / STRINGER

  • A South Korean diver dressed as Santa Claus or Father Christmas swims with fish during a Christmas event at the Coex Aquarium in Seoul on December 11, 2010. Christmas is one of the biggest holidays celebrated in South Korea with Christians forming over half the population. AFP PHOTO / PARK JI-HWAN (Photo credit should read PARK JI-HWAN/AFP/Getty Images) PARK JI-HWAN / STRINGER

  • People take photographs using their mobile phone inside a six-storey high LED based Christmas tree in front of Ion shopping mall in Singapore on December 11, 2010. AFP PHOTO/ROSLAN RAHMAN (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images) ROSLAN RAHMAN / STAFF

  • A man looks through a magnifying glass inside a six-storey high LED based decorated Christmas tree in front of Ion shopping mall on Orchard Road in Singapore on December 11, 2010. Shopping malls along Orchard road are dressed with decorations to compete as the Best Decorated Building as part of the Christmas festive season. AFP PHOTO/ROSLAN RAHMAN (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images) ROSLAN RAHMAN / STAFF

  • People stand around a six-storey high LED based decorated Christmas tree in front of Ion shopping mall in Singapore on December 11, 2010 for the festive Christmas season. AFP PHOTO/ROSLAN RAHMAN (Photo credit should read ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP/Getty Images) ROSLAN RAHMAN / STAFF

  • BERLIN, GERMANY - DECEMBER 11: Branches of a Christmas tree are seen on December 11, 2010 in Berlin, Germany. According to the German timber industry association, Germans are expected to purchase about 29 million Christmas trees this season. Christmas is the most important holiday in Central Europe and many retailers depend on it for as much as half of their annual sales. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images) ANDREAS RENTZ / STAFF

  • A trumpeter plays in front of a Christmas tree at the Bergparade (Mointain Parade) during heavy snow flurry in Seiffen in the Erzgebirge (Ore Mountains), eastern Germany, on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. 400 traditionally dressed miners and musicians took part at this event. This pageant is a tribute to the mining industry which started in the late Middle Ages and made the region known worldwide as the 'Erzgebirge'. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer) JENS MEYER / STR

  • CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 11: A chorister in the choir of King's College Cambridge sings during a rehearsal of their Christmas Eve service of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols' in King's College Chapel on December 11, 2010 in Cambridge, England. The Choir was founded by King Henry VI in 1441 and is regarded as one of the world's finest choral groups. It comprises of the Conductor Stephen Cleobury, 16 choristers, who are educated on scholarships at King's College School, as well as 14 choral scholars and two organ scholars, who study a variety of subjects in the College. The choir's performance of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols', traditionally held on Christmas Eve in King's College Chapel, was introduced in 1918 and is now broadcast to millions of people around the world. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) OLI SCARFF / STAFF

  • CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 11: The Choir of King's College Cambridge conduct a rehearsal of their Christmas Eve service of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols' in King's College Chapel on December 11, 2010 in Cambridge, England. The Choir was founded by King Henry VI in 1441 and is regarded as one of the world's finest choral groups. It comprises of the Conductor Stephen Cleobury, 16 choristers, who are educated on scholarships at King's College School, as well as 14 choral scholars and two organ scholars, who study a variety of subjects in the College. The choir's performance of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols', traditionally held on Christmas Eve in King's College Chapel, was introduced in 1918 and is broadcast to millions of people around the world. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) OLI SCARFF / STAFF

  • CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 11: The Choir of King's College Cambridge conduct a rehearsal of their Christmas Eve service of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols' in King's College Chapel on December 11, 2010 in Cambridge, England. The Choir was founded by King Henry VI in 1441 and is regarded as one of the world's finest choral groups. It comprises of the Conductor Stephen Cleobury, 16 choristers, who are educated on scholarships at King's College School, as well as 14 choral scholars and two organ scholars, who study a variety of subjects in the College. The choir's performance of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols', traditionally held on Christmas Eve in King's College Chapel, was introduced in 1918 and is broadcast to millions of people around the world. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) OLI SCARFF / STAFF

  • CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 11: The Choir of King's College Cambridge conduct a rehearsal of their Christmas Eve service of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols' in King's College Chapel on December 11, 2010 in Cambridge, England. The Choir was founded by King Henry VI in 1441 and is regarded as one of the world's finest choral groups. It comprises of the Conductor Stephen Cleobury, 16 choristers, who are educated on scholarships at King's College School, as well as 14 choral scholars and two organ scholars, who study a variety of subjects in the College. The choir's performance of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols', traditionally held on Christmas Eve in King's College Chapel, was introduced in 1918 and is broadcast to millions of people around the world. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) OLI SCARFF / STAFF

  • CAMBRIDGE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 11: The Choir of King's College Cambridge conduct a rehearsal of their Christmas Eve service of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols' in King's College Chapel on December 11, 2010 in Cambridge, England. The Choir was founded by King Henry VI in 1441 and is regarded as one of the world's finest choral groups. It comprises of the Conductor Stephen Cleobury, 16 choristers, who are educated on scholarships at King's College School, as well as 14 choral scholars and two organ scholars, who study a variety of subjects in the College. The choir's performance of 'A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols', traditionally held on Christmas Eve in King's College Chapel, was introduced in 1918 and is broadcast to millions of people around the world. (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images) OLI SCARFF / STAFF

  • South Korean runners wearing Santa Claus costumes pose for souvenir photos before taking part in the Santa Marathon race in Seoul, South Korea, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. Christmas is one of the biggest holidays in South Korea where over half of the population are Christians. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man) LEE JIN-MAN / STF

  • BERLIN, GERMANY - DECEMBER 11: A shopper carries his Christmas tree on a cart on December 11, 2010 in Berlin, Germany. According to the German timber industry association, Germans are expected to purchase about 29 million Christmas trees this season. Christmas is the most important holiday in Central Europe and many retailers depend on it for as much as half of their annual sales. (Photo by Andreas Rentz/Getty Images) ANDREAS RENTZ / STAFF

  • Costumers buy Christmas decorations from a stall in Manila on December 11, 2010. The Christmas season is a time of celebration and religious observance in the largely-Christian Philippines where millions of homes and business establishments are covered with Christmas decorations. AFP PHOTO / JAY DIRECTO (Photo credit should read JAY DIRECTO/AFP/Getty Images) JAY DIRECTO / STRINGER

  • Indonesian visitors have their pictures taken next to a giant Christmas tree at a shopping mall in Jakarta on December 11, 2010. Many shopping malls and other business establishments in the world's most populous Muslim-majority country are docorated with ornaments to celebrate Christmas. AFP PHOTO / ADEK BERRY (Photo credit should read ADEK BERRY/AFP/Getty Images) ADEK BERRY / STRINGER

  • A Filipino woman looks at small Santa Claus figurines at a store in suburban Manila, Philippines on Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. Christmas is one of the most festive seasons in the Philippines, Asia's largest Roman Catholic nation, with Filipinos lighting up their homes with bright and colorfu lanterns and preparing weeks in advance for big family reunions. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila) AARON FAVILA / STF

  • Fireworks light the sky above at Christmas tree during a lighting up ceremony at Cathedral square in Vilnius, Lithuania, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis)

  • Fireworks light up the sky above at Christmas tree during a lighting up ceremony at Cathedral square in Vilnius, Lithuania, Saturday, Dec. 11, 2010. (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis)