Northern Star

Odd family traditions that rival the Griswolds

Alex Fiore

February 22, 2011

DeKALB | In National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation, Clark Griswold said the most enduring traditions of the season are best enjoyed in the warm embrace of "kith and kin." NIU students might have never greased up a sled with industrial strength kitchen lubricant or chopped down a 25-foot evergreen, but t...