"Christmas Tree," Albert Chevallier Tayler
(image courtesy of Christmas Past)
In a U.S. News piece entitled "In Search of Christmas," John Leo reviews the issue and shares some reports suggesting that maybe the tide is turning, just a bit. Or perhaps like-minded folk are at least stemming the tide a little.
UPDATE: Here in California, according to this press report, Governor Schwarzenegger presided over the lighting of the State's Christmas tree, which the past several governors had called a "holiday tree." The Governator said as long as he is in office he will call it the Christmas tree.