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The reason that Santa wears red is because Coca Cola created an advert of him in red and white so that he was Coca Cola colours.

But there's another theory...


Santa's sleigh has two runners, two tons of toys and eight reindeer
Two plus two plus eight makes twelve.
There are twelve inches in a foot.
Rulers are a foot long.
Queen Elizabeth II is a ruler and is also the name of the largest ship that sails the seven seas.
Seas have fish and fish have fins.
The Finns fought the Russians and the Russians are red.
Santa is always Russian (rushin') and that is why he is dressed in red!


does that mean that santa is russian?
Santa wears red because coca cola turned him that color. Santa was originally Green! also, it is a cheerful color.
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