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Burn Your Holiday Gripes Away With the #CruelLog
December 16, 2012
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The holidays are supposed to be all about letting it snow and jingling all the way and making spirits bright.

Well, if you're looking for brightness, you can't go wrong with a big fire.

Let's face it: this time of year can bring out the negative side of people as well. What with incessant carolling, massive crowds at the mall, inedible fruitcake, and endless holiday-themed commercials, some people just can't stay positive during the holidays.

And that's why there's the Cruel Log, a site that gathers some of the negative, Scrooge-like sentiments that are out there in the world, and burns them to a crisp.

The site says it's a way of "making the holidays a little happier."

The name of the site, which was created by a California ad agency, is a play on the Yule Log, traditionally a large piece of wood that is burned during the holiday season. But in this case, the site gathers negative holiday Tweets and throws them into the flames.

So if you have something negative to say about Christmas or the holidays, just Tweet with the hashtag #cruellog, and into the fire it goes. Happy holidays.


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