At Christmas, What's In a Name?

As millions of Americans prepare for the holidays, a new front in the culture wars has erupted over holiday semantics. On Capitol Hill, Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert, R-Ill., has asked that the giant, decorated spruce that sits on Capitol grounds in December, which has been referred to as the "holiday tree" for the past several years, be renamed the "Christmas tree." It's an issue that resonates with other Americans as well. "I think that it's inappropriate that the name was changed to...Full Story
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