Sunday, December 27, 2009

The Reason for the Season - "the War on Witchcraft"

Here is an interesting spoof article by Tamara Dietrich - a writer for The Daily Press out of Virginia:

"That's right: Every year, pagan symbols and festivities stretching back thousands of years are co-opted in the name of Christmas. Without thanks or barest acknowledgment.

Christmas trees everywhere, but no mention of the pagans and their reverence for evergreens or lighting the yule log to chase away midwinter gloom, and whose "Yule" is now synonymous with Christmas."...(Cont.)...