Legend of Santa May Have Been Embellished By People Tripping Balls on Mushrooms

Ah, folklore. The ancient art of storytelling in order to explain as-yet mysterious natural phenomena (i.e. basically every Greek myth). We know that Santa Claus was derived from the Old Dutch Sinterklaas, a folktale which in turn was based on the Greek Christian bishop Saint Nicholas of Myra in the 4th Century. In… »12/23/12 3:00pm12/23/12 3:00pm