TODAY | December 25, 2013
>>> we are back on this christmas day as we celebrate, ready to play our weekly trivia game we call who knew, strings of miracle on 34th street . macy 's santa claus is here to help us with some christmas spirited trivia.
>> i know you've been good.
>> you're right, sort of. kathie lee is across the street at the nbc store. ready to hand out cards for those who get it right. for those who don't, they get a kathie lee cd. ready, santa ?
>> i'm ready if you are.
>> k of.
>> look at this adorable lady from texas. in what country is it customary for children to leave shoes by the fireplace to be filled with gifts by father christmas ? united states , china, france, or denmark?
>> well, let's take away the senior moment and say denmark.
>> she won "scandalous".
>> the correct answer is, it's in france.
>> really? and they get -- what do they get put in their shoes?
>> a little present.
>> okay. all right. back across the street.
>> from tennessee. approximately how many letters does the u.s. postal service handle each year that are addressed to santa in the north pole ? 250,000, 500,000, 750,000, or over a million?
>> over a million.
>> that's right.
>> oh! santa , you get over a million requests?
>> over a million letter, ever 500,000 come in this area and many of them come to me at macy 's. they bring them directly to me.
>> do you get e-mails, too?
>> absolutely, and text.
>> and tweets.
>> okay. back across the street.
>> very pretty lady from myrtle beach . name the missing reindeer from the following. you're going to have to think. dancer, prancer, vixen, comet, cupid, blitzen, dasher, and rudolph.
>> i got a question for santa . she got it right. she said the name was donner. somebody told me the name was --
>> is that really what it is?
>> it is. the only girl reindeer i have is vixen.
>> of course, she is. back astrosz.
>> from chicago. a lot going on here. which song was buddy the elf sing in the locker room scene from 2003 movie "elf"? "all i want for christmas is you," "baby it's cold outside," qutd rocking around the christmas tree ," "or blue christmas ."
>> hope she has a grandchild.
>> the correct answer is --
>> "baby it's cold outside."
>> do you love that movie?
>> i do. he knows me.
>> back across to kathie.
>> i've got a real live breathing man here. all righty. let me see. what is that? sinterklaas was the original word for st. nicholas in which language? dutch, swot tish, swedisswedish, or german?
>> i would say german.
>> the correct answer is?
>> i sing this song to them at macy 's "sinterklass," it's dutch.
>> we have time for one more.
>> okay. tampa, florida, finish the lyric to this 1951 song. it's beginning to look a lot like christmas . it's beginning to look a lot like christmas everywhere she goes la la
>> she didn't get it.
>> santa , you got it? everywhere you go take a look at the five and ten
>> santa , you must be exhausted.
>> it is the most wonderful time of the year and it's the best time to remind children how much santa loves them.
>> i always have and i always will.
>> we want to give you a little something for you left because we felt like you needed some cookies.