posted on Dec, 3 2008 @ 05:55 AM
There isn't a war on Christmas, just a BS 'war' on seasonal greetings. Merry Christmas vs Happy Holidays.
The Merry Christmas Crowd believes that somehow by not saying Merry Christmas, it's some kind of slander against the holiday itself, or their
The Happy Holiday's crowd believes that saying Happy Holidays is more political correct, because many religious holidays fall during the month of
December, so it's not just about one religious holiday, rather them all. All inclusive basically.
6 - St. Nicholas Day (International)
8 - Bodhi Day - Buddha's Enlightenment (Buddhist)
8 - Eid al-adha (Islamic, Muslim)
12 - Virgin of Guadalupe (Mexico)
13 - Santa Lucia Day (Sweden)
16-25 - Las Posadas (Mexico)
22 - Hanukkah* (Jewish)
25 - Christmas (Christian, Roman Catholic, International)
26 - Boxing Day (Canada, United Kingdom)
26 - Jan 1 - Kwanzaa (African-American)
[edit on 12/3/2008 by Forest]