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How The Pandemic Is Reshaping Our Holiday Traditions

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Joe McPalmer, right, and his daughter, Meya McPalmer, 1, wear face coverings to protect against COVID-19 while looking at a Christmas display on a home that’s part of the Miracle on 34th Street Hampden Christmas Street Holiday Show, Friday, Dec. 11, 2020, in the Hampden section of Baltimore. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

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Nothing could stop Christmas from coming. Not even a pandemic. But this year many of our holiday traditions look a bit different.

NPR business correspondent Alina Selyuk reports on how hand sanitizer and face masks have become popular stocking stuffers this year.

And we asked you to send in stories about how you're rethinking your celebrations as previous plans have been put on hold.

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