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BOULDER, Co. -- There are Christmas decorations. Then, there are Christmas exclamations.

At the corner of Forest & 11th, in Boulder, if you do a double-take, you are not alone.

In fact, your first reaction might be to call for help.

Which, is exactly what happened Thursday, KDVR reports

Police, firefighters and paramedics showed up outside Chris Olson's Newlands neighborhood home.

What they soon realized was the dude dangling from the eave, is just a dummy.

The brains behind the "Clark Griswold" (from "Christmas Vacation") creation says he made the manequin out of madness.

And while the doll is supposed to resemble him ... he has no plans to take his alter-ego down until maybe Halloween.

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