24 December 2005

The War on Christmas, the Prequel

When the holiday was banned.

Complaining about Christmas is one of the most enduring of Christmas traditions. It's not so much the holiday itself that bothers us. It's the way other people insist on celebrating it.

Liberal plots notwithstanding, the Americans who succeeded in banning the holiday were the Puritans of 17th-century Massachusetts.

Read the full article by Andrew Santella...

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