Three Christmas stories This hour of Midday features Truman Capote reading his story "A Christmas Memory," Garrison Keillor doing a Christmas "News from Lake Wobegon," and Dan Olson reading the famous 1897 New York Sun Christmas letter "Is there a Santa Claus."11:00 a.m.
'All is Calm: The Christmas Truce of 1914.' MPR's Brian Newhouse hosts this feature about the day European soldiers and their enemies called a Christmas truce in the middle of WWI. Actors from Theater Latte Da and the Minnesota-based, internationally renowned men's choral group Cantus help tell this story12:00 p.m.