I thought you might find this excerpt from Grammar Girl interesting:
Just call me Cliff...
'Xmas' just looks as if a person was too lazy to write out the full word.
Thanks for the info of where it originated Susan. Merry Christmas to you and your Kitty.
(love the great Christmas avatar)
by Tony Lawrence5 years ago
No joke. no sarcasm, I mean it.I may think you are all illogical and worse, but I do realize that at least MOST of you (all but the Koch Brothers, Murdoch and the like) actually want the same thing all we fuzzy...
by Zsuzsy Bee8 years ago
We are having Christmas at my daughters home this year so I'm all packed up and won't be back for a few days. (Chances are slim that I even get the laptop hooked-up... there are just going to be too many games that I...
by Susan Keeping5 years ago
And don't get your nose all out of joint.http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/XmasSo many people seem to be looking for reasons to be offended. I am sick and tired of people complaining about the use of Xmas instead of...
by DogSiDaed7 years ago
A quick Merry Christmas, it's 12:01! and I'm off celebrating now, but couldn't leave you lovely people out of the loop, have a good one!
by salt6 years ago
by Wayne Orvisburg3 months ago
Just curious why you can't say Merry Christmas anymore? I have never got upset when someone said Happy Hanukkah. The way I see it, someone is just wishing good times based on whatever their background is. I think it's...
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