It’s Christmas Eve, and if you haven’t already done so, get in the car and take the kids to view Christmas Lights. Many zoo’s across the country have Zoo Lights which the kids love, as well as many other neighborhood and community light shows.
Here is a brief history of why we have Christmas lights:
Thomas Edison was known for his wacky publicity stunts, but during the Christmas of 1880 he went for the sentimental rather than shock value. That year, instead of electrocuting an elephant, he brought us the first electric Christmas light display.
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