Sarah Larson

The New Yorker

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The Hallmark Channel is airing Christmas movies multiple times a day until the year ends. Hallmark has 40 new Christmas movies this year.

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The Hallmark Channel is airing Christmas movies multiple times a day until the year ends. Hallmark has 40 new Christmas movies this year.

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