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The gifts of Christmas past and present

Christmas, schmistmas, you say? The longstanding tradition of giving (or rather, buying... ) Presents for loved ones near and far is, fortunately for retailers, very much intact


SO this is Christmas. And what have we done? Blitzed through a sleighful of wrapping paper, ribbons and cash, is what. Goodwill towards mankind usually reaches an orgasmic crescendo of ka-chings around this time of the year.

Even so, the modern festive season is universes apart from the...

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