It’s Beginning To Look Garish Like Christmas

Let the buying frenzy and the lessons on class inequality begin.

Spoiled the first grandchild

I had to make Christmas right.

The great relief of January 2

Underprivileged children see the same advertising as kids from wealthier families and it builds up their hopes.

I hate it

How is Christmas magic when it’s all about who can buy the most.

Kids learn early; Santa isn’t fair.

Former print journalist, former mayor, retired law enforcement officer. Writing about politics and government along with random personal essays.

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