Gunfight at the OK Corral

Well not quite. More of a dust up at the Basilica of the Nativity in Bethlehem as up to 100 Armenian and Greek Orthodox joined pitched battle wielding brooms and other weapons.

Comical yet degrading.

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Christmas cheer

To those of you who are whingeing about how invasive Christmas is, and how you’re expected to ‘enjoy’ the holiday with your non-existent or fractious families and how this false joy is foisted upon you, how it’s just a big commercial scam, I have a message for you.

THE BLAME LIES ENTIRELY WITH CAPITALISM

Go take it out on your MP or nearest banker and leave us God-botherers to get on with celebrating something special to our hearts.

Fin

The Subversive Christmas Tree

 Just spotted that the Christmas Tree in the staff canteen where I work has an angel on top. The single, sole reminder of that momentous event two millenia ago.

I wonder how long it will be before this smack-in-the-face for the militant atheists is detected by one of their acolytes. I mean, how dare anyone display such overtly Christian religious symbols at this, or any time of year!

I’m glad I’m not a first aider anymore as blood pressure and respiratory problems in humourless bigots were never my cup of tea.