A Tribute To People Who Work On Christmas

Thank you! Not everyone get the 25th of December off. But without these unsung heroes, how would the rest of us function today?

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Thank You, Firefighters!

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Without you, Christmas would end in an electrical fire (and tears) from abusing the amount of lights one circuit can conceivably handle.

Thank You, Gas Station Attendant!

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Without you, where would we buy last minute booze and cigarettes to keep our family gatherings from turning ugly?

Thank You, Hospital Staff!

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Without you, where would we go to treat these second degree burns brought on by thinking roasting chestnuts on an open fire was a good idea?

Thank You, Police Officers!

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Without you, we wouldn't be driving ten miles under the speed limit because seriously, how many glasses of Egg Nog did I have tonight? Act cool, act cool.

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