I must say I am encouraged by the backlash I sense this year against the nutty, runaway trend in our society whereby the term “Christmas” continues to be replaced with the word “Holiday.” From the protests against Wal-Mart, to Speaker Denny Hastert’s laudable recent order that the Capitol Christmas Tree — re-named the Capitol Holiday Tree a few years back — be restored to its proper name, to FNC’s near-obsession with the issue, it’s just nice to see that not everyone is willing to tolerate this nonsense anymore.
Sure we’ve got a long way to go on this one, but at least the creatures are stirring, so to speak…
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?