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The Real Cost of The 12 Days of Christmas Rises

The blog WebCrew's picture
on 9 December 2009 - 11:32am


So you've heard about "The Christmas Can-Can", "Who Spiked the Eggnog?", "Christmas Cheers", our Advent Calendar, our PBS Special and the original "12 Days of Christmas", but have you ever thought about what the real cost to all the gifts from the "12 Days of Christmas" would be? Especially in this economy?

It's big.

According to, "The total cost to buy all of the items named in "The 12 Days of Christmas" song increased by just 0.9% this year to $87,402.81, said PNC Financial Services Group."

These gifts are expensive!

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-The WebCrew


Kathy Mendoza's picture

Ben, all they have for now is Six Pack, which is spectacular. They are coming out with a new CD in the spring.
ben_5's picture

just saw your show on pbs & have been trying to find cds to purchase. DON'T WANT ANY CHRISTMAS MUSIC. Where is the rest of your music?????????
S. Brandon's picture

Good point, Dave. And if there was a dreidel, there was probably gelt.
Shaina's picture

Huh. This never really ntered my mind! Interesting... :)
Annie_10's picture

Hmmm, they didn't add in the price of a ticket to Africa! ;)
Tina Gaston's picture

Fun fact!