Santa Claus vs. Krampus
Saturday, December 15, 2007 at 4:01PM
Randy in art, history, map, timeline, world

Infographic for the holiday season. This one definitely made me laugh. Back in the Middle Ages, St. Nicholas had a sidekick named Krampus who took care of the naughty children. Over the years as St. Nicholas evolved into today's Santa Claus, and left Krampus behind. Krampus didn't exactly fit into the Coca-Cola image of Santa Clause that we all know and love today.

Found on I would give credit directly to the authors, but I can't make out their names in the bottom right corner.

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