elf on the shelf

Living Elf on the Shelf Now Available
An unidentified Boston-area man has taken the "Elf on the Shelf" Christmas tradition to a new--a far, far creepier--level.
In an ad posted five days ago on the Boston Craiglist page, the man posted the following:
For $100/hour I will come to your holiday party dressed as the Elf on the Shelf…
The Portuguese Kids: Manuelf On A Shelf
The Portuguese Kids have unveiled their own great version of the new holiday tradition, Elf on the Shelf. Yes, their slight tweak to the Elf has taken it to a whole new Portuguese level. I could see the Manuelf on a Shelf being a big hit next holiday season...