Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Christmas Backlash

Holidays generate their own kind of emotional backlash:

http://voices.yahoo.com/christmas-makes-me-atheistic-10550639.html?cat=34

"Christmas makes me atheistic / Because it's so materialistic." If you read all 14 lines, however, the speaker is not an atheistic grinch; he's just complaining. (In real life, the author is Jewish.)