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NORAD Tracks Santa Across Estonian Airspace

December 27, 2011
Photo: Facebook

Photo: Facebook

Estonia featured largely in the hearts of minds of many American children this Christmas, thanks to our First Lady and our North American Aerospace Defense Command (“NORAD.”)  In keeping with a tradition established in the late fifties, NORAD tracked Santa Claus’ progress as he circled the world and this year First Lady Michelle Obama also participated by answering calls from children around the nation wondering where Santa and his team of eight tiny reindeer—plus Rudolph—were located.  The First Lady took a call from one family who discussed the children’s Christmas wishes and when they inquired as to Santa’s whereabouts, the First Lady replied, “Well, it looks like, from the tracker, that…I see a little dot flashing, and it looks like Santa is just flying over Estonia.”