A window cleaner dressed as Santa Claus poses for photographers at an event to celebrate the upcoming Christmas at a shopping mall in Tokyo December 23, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao


A Croatian waits in line for a free Christmas cod meal in Split, December 24, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Matko Biljak


Kindergarten children, invited by an office building's property department, sing carols on Christmas Eve at the building in Beijing December 24, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Alfred Cheng Jin


A woman makes the final touch to a cats Christmas Nativity Scene during the 12th Nativity Scenes tour of Luceram village, southeastern France, December 14, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Eric Gaillard


A diver dressed as Santa Claus swims with dolphins at Hakkeijima Sea Paradise in Yokohama, south of Tokyo November 15, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao


A man looks at Ukraine's main New Year tree during a lighting ceremony in central Kiev December 19, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Konstantin Chernichkin


Didi Senft, a cycling fan better known as 'El Diablo', rides his so-called 'Santa Claus bicycle' as he poses for the media in Storkow, some 50 km (31 miles) south of the German capital Berlin, December 2, 2009. Didi made the giant 'Santa Claus bicycle' in the shape of a sledge, which measures 7.30 metres (23.95 feet) long and about 3.10 meters (10.17 feet) high. Credit: REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch


A man dressed as Jesus holds up a lottery ticket with the number 00666 as he attends the draw for the world's richest lottery, Spain's Christmas Lottery El Gordo (The Fat One) in Madrid December 22, 2009. The total prize money of 2.3 billion euros ($3.3 billion) is split into thousands of cash prizes amongst hundreds of winning numbers. Credit: REUTERS/Susana Vera


Kim Hong-taek, 87, wearing a Santa Claus outfit, hula-hoops during his voluntary performance at the Gwanghwamun Square in central Seoul December 15, 2009. Kim said that he hula-hoops to improve his health and at the same time provide entertainment to passers-by. The performance will continue throughout the Christmas season. Credit: REUTERS/Jo Yong-Hak


Owner of the Malabon Zoo Manny Tangko kisses a Burmese python during a Christmas event inside the zoo, in metro Manila December 9, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Romeo Ranoco


People pose for photos with Christmas decorations in front of a shopping mall in Beijing December 9, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Jason Lee


An association of former drug addicts called Children of Mercy displays hand-made wooden crucifixes for sale ahead of Christmas in downtown Zagreb December 4, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Nikola Solic


A child attends the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the Children's Hospital in San Jose December 3, 2009. Credit: REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate


Fireworks explode during illumination of Christmas lighting for the Children's Museum in San Jose December 1, 2009. More than five thousand lights illuminate the museum during the Christmas season. Credit: REUTERS/Juan Carlos Ulate