Or maybe it’s more like shadow boxing. Nevertheless, it does seem a bit quieter this year on this front. It probably helps that no Fox News anchor has a book to push on the topic, and certain television personalities realized that squawking over the alleged War on Christmas led certain media outlets to do some actual investigating reporting on the issue. Some people whither when exposed to the light.
This article was on the cover of The Patriot News on Sunday: “Greetings” issue cools but only a little bit
How fascinating that a Republican president, who was a retired general, changed the White House Christmas card to say “Season’s Greetings,” and in the midst of McCarthyism, no less.
This particularly caught my eye:
“But at work, we had a big, big discussion, all the supervisors, about what to put on our Christmas, er, holiday cards. And I was very persistent in ‘happy holidays’ because we have a lot of international clients,” she said.
As has been discussed here before in reference to same sex partnerships, the business community tends to be out in front of the politicos and the squawking heads on these issues of embracing diversity.
Andy in H-burg