Holidays

Brainwashed to Buy

Brainwashed to Buy

By now I’m sure everyone has torn open their gifts and are watching television before preparing today’s Christmas meal. And that includes many of my non-Christian friends who now celebrate the holiday. That’s quite a change from when I was a kid and it was a religious holiday, celebrated by Christians in a solemn and [...]

A Soldier’s Dispatches from the War on Christmas

A Soldier’s Dispatches from the War on Christmas

I’m a field operative in the War on Christmas.  I’m in a Spoken Word unit of the 649th Infantry Division of the 53rd Lexical Corps.  Our primary tactical weapon: words.  This is a diary of some of my time on the battlefront. I start this day as always, heading out to pick up coffee and [...]