Latest News

These Kids Were Asked If a Woman Could Do Santa's Job... And Most Said No

Playing These Kids Were Asked If a Woman Could Do Santa's Job... And Most Said No

If Santa Claus was a woman, could she do the job?

In a shocking video captured by London-based creative agency Anomaly, children who were asked that question overwhelmingly answered “no,” providing varying explanations that seem to point to accepted gender roles.

If she has a baby then she’ll be like, doing the presents, taking care of the baby, giving it milk,” one little girl said.

Read: Santa Lies on Floor for Boy With Autism for Perfect Christmas Photo

Others said a woman Santa would be unable to navigate the sky and would be too weak to deliver all the presents.

“She would get lost in the sky,” a boy said.

“She has to go to the gym,” another child notes.

The video, which is part of the #MoreWomen campaign, invites parents to seriously talk with their children about gender inequalities.

Read: Sleepy Santa Snoozes with Baby for Heart-Melting Photo Shoot

When asked “What do you think she’d be best at,” one boy immediately replies: “Cooking.”

Still, one boy filmed remains positive about the prospect of a woman Kris Kringle.

“I reckon a lady Santa would be much better because she could fit down the chimneys quicker,” he said. 

Watch Below: The Most Unpredictable Things of 2015 According to Kathie Lee and Hoda

Share Share on Facebook Tweet Share on Twitter
Receive Breaking News

By signing up, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your e-mail was submitted successfully.
Sorry, your email address was not processed. Please try again.
Around the Web