Archive for December 2008

My response to Jeff Goldberg’s blog on using the word “Christmas”

December 10, 2008

I caught a quick post by Jeff Goldberg from The Atlantic, in which he speaks  as a Jew who feels frustrated at the drive to remove the word “Christmas” from public discourse, in favor of “Holidays”.  In a heartening statement of support for and enjoyment of  the expression of this religious holiday in lights, music, and other forms of seasonal merriment, he asks who’s so offended by the word “Christmas” that people seem afraid to use it. (more…)

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