The Download: Grumpy Santa Fired

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SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine — Future Santa Claus employees, listen up: If you want the Kris Kringle gig, you better place nice.

A mall in Maine just sacked its Santa Claus after kids and parents complained he was rude, grumpy and even denied one child a seat on his lap!

Now, that mall is looking for a friendly, jolly Old Saint Nick.

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