Keeping Christ in Xmas?

For many seasons, more than I can remember, I have seen signs and heard ads for keeping Christ in Christmas. It seemed to become a measure of one’s sincerity, belief, or type of religion if you wrote Merry Xmas on your greeting cards instead of the traditional greeting.

Political pundits of a certain leaning were offended by the X, saying the evil leftist, Satanists, atheists, or naughty elves were trying to destroy the Christian religion by removing Christ from Christmas. There was an outcry of “The war on Christmas.”

To all of them I say “POPPYCOCK!” [I’ve always wanted to use that word somewhere].

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