Tag: sleigh

Silhouetted Santa, Reindeer, Et Al.

Silhouetted Santa, Reindeer, Et Al.

Santa, his sleigh and reindeer (and Elliott & E.T. on a bicycle), all in silhouette, pass in front of a full moon on their way to deliver presents at Christmas.

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The Reindeer Strike

The Reindeer Strike

What would Santa do if there were no reindeer to pull his sleigh? Suppose there was a reindeer strike because they were demanding higher wages. My guess is that he would attempt to recruit any replacements he could find. This cartoon is my interpretation of how his sleigh team might look.

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Santa Puncture

Santa Puncture

This cartoon is indicative of the inherent perils Santa must face as he delivers gifts on Christmas Eve. I thought about typical car travel problems faced, such as the inevitable flat tyre that needs to be replaced and considered what the equivalent might be for a team of reindeer pulling a sleigh.

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Green Christmas

Green Christmas

Many years ago, Rolf Harris sang a song called “Six White Boomers”. It was about a team of kangaroos leading Santa across the Australian outback. When I first listened to the song, I think I imagined the trip as shown in the cartoon here.

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