A Christmas Story; Facts That Make You Say Fudge December 25, 2014 by Dixie Gillaspie 1 Comment shares Bet you didn’t know that the iconic comedy was based on submissions to Playboy. And there’s more …— I came across this adorable guide to little known facts about A Christmas Story and just had to share. Because what is a better Christmas gift than a Santa-worthy belly laugh? Enjoy!—Shared with permission from David Meyer of Spoke Marketing. Originally published on LinkedIn.