Christmas Controversy & Opinion Presented by Defend Christmas, this forum covers the difficult topics of the season -- from the famed and fabled War on Christmas to church and state debates to using the star or the angel on the Christmas tree. Modern Christmas celebration has it's complications -- schools are divided, some Christmas light displays are too much, some even argue that it is better to call it a "holiday" tree. Some merchants won't even say "Merry Christmas"! Where there is controversy, there is insanity. Even in Christmas.
The Best of Christmas Sitcoms
My Top Ten list would not be complete without:
All in the Family - Christmas at the Bunkers
Andy Griffith Christmas episode
Dick Van Dyke Christmas episode
Mary Tyler Moore 1st Christmas episode...
Remember when Black Friday was on Friday?
Imagine what will happen if the stores are allowed to stay open all night Christmas Eve until lunch time on Christmas Day! This year, more than 50,000 restaurants, bars, convenience stores and...
My Dog Sam
Dear Abby, I too was picked on when I was a child and I too turned to our dog Queenie. She always gave me love and she always listened. Bless you.
I just saw a Burlington Coat Factory commercial. It was supposed to be a "Christmas" commercial. Here is part of what was shown. A nicely dressed woman says to a nicely dressed "child", "Do you believe in Santa?" The "child" responds "I believe in cashmere!"
"MrsH, you're brilliant (and yes, quote me on that)." - Jeff Westover
That's a bit much...give me a break. I'm so glad my child is grounded..and not all about the latest fashions etc..heck if we can't find her gloves for example we grab two socks and off she goes to play in the snow. I pick and chose my battles and fashion not being one of them.