Used to be, if you wanted to be Santa's friend, you'd be a good little girl or boy during the year and he would reward you come Christmas time. But hey, those are the old ways of the world! Now if you want to be Santa's friend, you just have to add him on Facebook. But unfortunately for Santa, there's a limit to how friendly you can really be.
The actual Santa Claus (his real and legit name) who runs an advocacy group for neglected and abused children, has added all of his allotted 5000 friends since he opened his account a few months ago, and is kinda peeved that he can't add more:
"It's hard for me to believe that Facebook would want to disappoint that many folks who might enjoy being Santa's friends. I'm not selling anything; so, I don't understand the problem."
To learn more about Facebook's friend limit, just read more.
Although this isn't the first time Facebook's friend limit has been challenged, and has said previously that the limit would be lifted, I don't think it's at the top of their priority list. Their view? No one really has 5000 friends. Is Facebook the new Grinch? They better watch out and think twice, or they could find themselves on Santa's "Naughty" list come December!