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Sketchy Holiday Photos That Might Shatter Your Image Of Christmas

Warning: You'll never look at Santa the same way again!

It’s Christmas time! Take a break from the hustle and bustle of the holidays and check out this collection of special bizarre holiday photos. 

  • He's Coming Down The Chimney!
    This one from the Library of Congress is just plain weird.
    Library of Congress
    This one from the Library of Congress is just plain weird.
  • North Pole Escapee?
    Kimberly Kandros
  • We'd Be Crying, Too!
    Jennifer Martin, age 2, was in tears during a visit with Santa at Harrods department store in London on Dec. 10, 1949.
    William Vanderson via Getty Images
    Jennifer Martin, age 2, was in tears during a visit with Santa at Harrods department store in London on Dec. 10, 1949.
  • We're Speechless!
  • Creepy Old Saint Nicholas
    St. Nick visits with two German brothers in the 1940s.
    Kirn Vintage Stock via Getty Images
    St. Nick visits with two German brothers in the 1940s.
  • Department Store Santas Are The Best!
    Gary Moore
  • Santa Serial Killer?
    Alison Wild
  • Creepy Glasgow Barra's Santa
    Joe Prentice sent HuffPost this personal shot that was taken some 50 years ago.
    Joe Prentice
    Joe Prentice sent HuffPost this personal shot that was taken some 50 years ago.
  • The Stuff Of Nightmares!
  • That's A Fake Smile!
    Suzanna Banana
  • Shhh .. She's Sleeping.
    Another creepy Santa from the Library of Congress archives.
    Library Of Congress
    Another creepy Santa from the Library of Congress archives.
  • Creepy Pennsylvania Santa
    Keith Stump
  • He's Got A Twinkle In His Eye!
  • Can't Have Christmas Without Krampus!
    Krampus accompanies Santa Claus on his Christmas. However, instead of toys, he brings lumps of coal and twigs for evil childr
    Corbis via Getty Images
    Krampus accompanies Santa Claus on his Christmas. However, instead of toys, he brings lumps of coal and twigs for evil children.
  • Do You Wanna Play A Game?
  • Attack Of The 50-Foot Santa!
    A bizarre Santa Claus statue seen on a beach in the southern Indian city of Kochi in December 2012.
    Sivaram V / Reuters
    A bizarre Santa Claus statue seen on a beach in the southern Indian city of Kochi in December 2012.
  • Peekaboo, I See You!
  • Sucker Swiper
    HuffPost reader Delaine Derry Green from Birmingham, Alabama, does not look too impressed with Santa in this photo from the 1
    Delaine Derry Green
    HuffPost reader Delaine Derry Green from Birmingham, Alabama, does not look too impressed with Santa in this photo from the 1970s.
  • Santa Sausage, Anyone?
  • Creepy Nick-Nack
    A vintage Santa Claus decoration ... we think.
    Willrow_Hood via Getty Images
    A vintage Santa Claus decoration ... we think.
  • Does This Santa Make You Wanna Buy A Tree?
  • He Knows When You're Awake ...
  • Dead-eyed Santa
    "This guy is totally creepy," Kate Pote said of her childhood photo with Santa.
    Kate Pote
    "This guy is totally creepy," Kate Pote said of her childhood photo with Santa.
  • We Love Her Mom!
  • Creepy...
    At least the kid is not crying!
    Contributed
    At least the kid is not crying!
  • Grumpy Santa
    Jessica Ziparo sent in this photo of her son Zane.<br><br>"Santa had never held a child before ... note the hands and frown,"
    Jessica Ziparo
    Jessica Ziparo sent in this photo of her son Zane.

    "Santa had never held a child before ... note the hands and frown," she said.
  • Santa?!?
  • She's Not Feelin' It
  • Wonder If Anyone Dared To Cross?

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