The Xavier Mansion decorated for Christmas
|Family and Friends||Christmas Eve|
In many places, it snows during the Christmas season giving rise to the idea of a white Christmas.
It is considered a joyous time full of good cheer. It is a time to spend with family, friends, and loved ones.
They wrap up presents and put it under the tree before giving them to others.
People also prepare large meals for family and group gatherings.
Jubilation Lee had spent most of her Christmas Days with her foster family and it was some time before she spent one with the X-Men. Together they decorated the entire house, made a large Christmas dinner, and bought lots of presents. They wanted to make her first Christmas with them the most special she ever had.
Though not everyone finds the day so wonderful. Logan was distressed by all the people and good cheer. He wished to have little to nothing to do with other people. Though he did show a softer side when dealing with the lesser fortunate Morlocks.
On Christmas Eve, Leech became very ill and required medical care from Ororo Munroe, Logan, and Hank. He did get better and Jubilee decided to give all her gifts to the Morlocks such as Leech and Mariana. She then decided to have dinner with them instead of the X-Men, much to the chagrin of Jean and Remy who had made a very lovely dinner. It is probable she spent Christmas Day itself with the X-Men.
Despite being a parallel world, the planet of Counter-Earth also celebrated Christmas.
Peter changed into Spider-Man and informed the Human Resistance. They stormed Castle Wundagore and freed her. During her captivity, the High Evolutionary learned that Karen was actually his granddaughter.
While it is commonly believed that the spelling "Xmas" or "X-Mas" is an attempt to take Christ out of Christmas, the X actually comes from the Greek letter Chi, which is the first letter of the Greek translation of Christ and perfectly acceptable.