I was thinking yesterday about how hardly anybody said to me, "Merry Christmas." It was all "Happy Holidays." But let me ask you this -- do you call your tree a "Holiday Tree"? It's Christmas people. If an atheist can celebrate Christmas, can't everybody else?
Naturally, we interpreted any criticism or attempt to restrict our flower distribution (ie complaining when we piled hundreds of dandelions on an annoying teacher's desk during lunch hour) as a horrible religious persecution/violation of our First Ammendment rights.
'Tis the season for journalists to pseudo-philosophize about the meaning of Christmas. Everybody's got an angle.
Harry Fluhg was surprised and bewildered to get a rejection notice for a demo he never created from Digital Hardcore Recordings.