View from the North 40: I have a wish that's bigger than Christmas
Last updated 12/24/2020 at 9:01am
Holidays are complicated. Have you ever tried to make one up on your own?
Sure it’s easy to say “That (fill in the blank) is so awesome, everybody should celebrate it as a holiday.” Or “Every day is a holiday if you have the right attitude (insert three exclamation points here).”
That’s not what I’m talking about. I’m talking about a bonafide, paid day off, happy, happy, joyful day of celebration which every person on the planet can participate in wholeheartedly — guilt- and moral dilemma-free, the same day of the year.
Every country, every religion, all cultures, they...