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    11 Differences Between Christmas In America And Christmas In Britain

    Greyer, wetter, more underwhelming.

    1. White Christmas in America:

    White Christmas in Britain:

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    It's quite an abstract concept.

    2. The town Christmas tree in America:

    The town christmas tree in Britain:

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    Hard to tell if it's the work of the council or a drunk student.

    3. Santa Claus in America:

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    Ho ho ho children, merry Christmas!

    Santa Claus in Britain:

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    Massive bantersaurus.

    4. A festive scene in America:

    A festive scene in Britain:

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    Shout out to the Christmassy M&S carrier bag.

    5. Street decorations in America:

    Pixabay

    Trees dripping in colourful twinkling lights.

    Street decorations in Britain:

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    It probably looks more atmospheric at night.

    6. Christmas jumpers in America:

    Christmas jumpers in Britain:

    7. Christmas-themed food in America:

    Christmas-themed food in Britain:

    8. Christmas lights in America:

    Christmas lights in Britain:

    9. Sledging in America:

    Sledging in Britain:

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    He's actually making a good attempt at it.

    10. Winter wonderland in America:

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    A magical place full of seasonal joy!

    Winter wonderland in Britain:

    11. A snowman in America:

    A snowman in Britain:

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