Saturday, December 20, 2003


Vdare has some good posts about the PC war on Christmas. Excerpts:

"Just last night, for example, a Russian-speaking reader pointed out that our photograph of the multilingual but Christmas-free Queens Post Office "Holiday Greetings Board" actually did contain a reference to Christmas, cunningly disguised in the Cyrillic alphabet....

It's OFFENSIVE. Tom Fleming, the ferocious editor of "Chronicles Magazine", put it best it in his powerful article "Taking the Kwannukah Out Of Christmas", when he denounced "the insulting and Christophobic 'Happy Holiday.'" That's the point. "Happy Holidays" is Christophobic. It insinuates that the religion that founded America is unfit to be mentioned -- even allusively, even though Christianity pervades the English language.... "

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